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Gum Branch man dies of gunshot wound

LUDOWICI, GA (WTOC) -

James Stewart, of Gum Branch, died of his wounds on the afternoon of Saturday, June 7th at Memorial University Medical Center.

Stewart was shot in the head and found in a ditch on Thursday night near the intersection of Elam road and Highway 196.

Marquana Adale Jasper of Ludowici was arrested and charged with aggravated assault and officials tell us they plan to issue a warrant for felony murder on Monday. She is currently being held without bond at the Liberty County Jail.

The case is still under investigation, stay with WTOC as any information develops.

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