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Man charged in double shooting denied bond

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James Harris Jr. (Source: Beaufort Co. Sheriff's Office) James Harris Jr. (Source: Beaufort Co. Sheriff's Office)
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

A man charged in the double shooting in Savannah on St. Patrick's Day appeared in court Thursday afternoon.

James Harris Jr., 28, was denied bond. He was extradited to Chatham County after being arrested in Beaufort County.

He is charged with murder and aggravated assault in the shooting on Mississippi Avenue that left one man dead and another wounded. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for next month. 

Police are looking for 24-year-old Derrick Gatch for questioning in the shootings. They said he is not a suspect.

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