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Man wanted for fatal shooting in Lawrenceville takes his own life

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DEKALB COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

A man wanted in connection with a fatal shooting in Lawrenceville took his own life Friday.

According to the U.S. Marshal's office, 40-year-old Ohave Whitfield killed himself after being chased by police in DeKalb County.

Authorities say after Whitfield realized he was about to be arrested, he got into a car driven by another person. Police say the car fled before eventually pulling into a parking lot near Wesley Chapel Road and Snapfinger Woods Drive.

According to the U.S. Marshal's office, Whitfield shot himself in the head while in the car, was transported to Grady Memorial Hospital and pronounced dead at 1:15 p.m.

There were no other injuries.

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