James Carlton, 57, was booked into Marion County jail

A 57-year-old antheral was arrested Wednesday day aft fatally shooting different antheral who came up to his car connected a Leesburg road, the sheriff’s bureau said.

LEESBURG, Fla. – A 57-year-old antheral was arrested Wednesday day aft fatally shooting different antheral who came up to his car connected a Leesburg road, the sheriff’s bureau said.

Deputies said they responded to the shooting astir 2:50 p.m. astatine Whitney Road successful Leesburg.

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Upon arrival, investigators said they recovered a 26-year-old antheral connected the enarthrosis of the roadworthy with a gunshot coiled to his head.

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The unfortunate was transported to the hospital, wherever helium aboriginal died, according to the sheriff’s office.

According to deputies, witnesses told them the unfortunate and James Carlton were driving connected Whitney Road erstwhile the unfortunate recognized Carlton’s car. The sheriff’s bureau said some men stopped their cars and the unfortunate went implicit to greet Carlton.

Following a abbreviated conversation, Carlton changeable the victim, deputies said.

Investigators said they aboriginal discovered and arrested Carlton astatine a barroom successful Marion County.

He was booked into Marion County jailhouse and faces a execution charge.

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