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Man wanted for Mississippi Avenue shooting arrested in Bluffton

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James Harris (Source: Beaufort County Sheriff's Office) James Harris (Source: Beaufort County Sheriff's Office)
BLUFFTON, SC (WTOC) -

James Harris, 28, was arrested in Bluffton Tuesday afternoon. Harris was wanted on murder charges for the St. Patrick's Day shooting on Mississippi Avenue in Savannah.

According to authorities, Harris tried to flee on foot, but Beaufort County Sheriff's Office deputies and Bluffton Police officers set up a perimeter.

Then a K9 search started and Harris was taken into custody around 2:30 p.m. near Simmonsville Road.

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