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Appling Co. man charged with murder

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Crofton Cannon Jr. (Source: Wayne Co. Sheriff's Office) Crofton Cannon Jr. (Source: Wayne Co. Sheriff's Office)
APPLING CO., GA (WTOC) -

Crofton Cannon Jr. was arrested in Appling Co. on Nov. 29 for the murder of William Wright.

The Wayne Co. Sheriff's Office and the Kingsland Office of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation have been investigating the incident for four months.

Sheriff John Carter thanks his deputies, the GBI, the Georgia State Patrol, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, the Appling Co. Sheriff's Office and the Jesup Police Department for their assistance.

Anyone with information about the murder is asked to contact Det. Brandon Rozier at 912.427.5969 ext. 329 or GBI Special Agent Pat Jeter at 912.729.6198.

The investigation is ongoing. More charges are expected.

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