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Man charged after shooting mother's boyfriend

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Jahkeem Bryant (Source: Chatham Co. Sheriff's Office) Jahkeem Bryant (Source: Chatham Co. Sheriff's Office)
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Jahkeem Bryant, 19, was in court Wednesday after being charged with aggravated assault.

A detective investigating the case says Bryant woke up Tuesday morning to find his mother in a domestic dispute with her boyfriend, Vic Gardner, 41. Bryant shot Gardner in the leg to defend his mother.

The incident took place in the Carver Heights neighborhood.

The judge granted bond and placed a no contact order between Bryant and Gardner.

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