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Shooting suspect turns himself in

Monday, Aug 12, 2013 10:23 PM
Last updated Tuesday, Aug 13, 2013 12:59 AM
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An Augusta teen wanted in a Satur­day night shooting that wounded a man turned himself in Monday.

Jamel Olajuon Boyd, 17, of East Bulla Street, was booked on felony charges of aggravated assault and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, jail records show.

Sharon Ivey, of Augusta, said she and Julion Tyrone Ha­mil­ton, 39, of East Chap­man Street, were walking along Sibley Street when a man rode up on a bicycle and shot Hamilton, an incident report said.

The sheriff’s office obtained arrest warrants for Boyd before he turned himself in, according to a news release Monday.

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nocnoc
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nocnoc 08/13/13 - 06:54 am
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Be Jailed until trial

My Prediction
5 years/ 4 off due to overcrowding, (aka time served) and 5 years probation.

He will be a familiar face to the area in the coming years, before meeting up with a 9mm used by someone acting bigger and badder than himself. Or an armed citizen.

I hope he gets his life turned around, because the public's tolerance has worn thin on understanding.

lifelongresident
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lifelongresident 08/13/13 - 03:39 pm
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jamel olajuon....need i say
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jamel olajuon....need i say more....dreds, welfare/foo stamps, daddy in jail or no where to be found, mammy has little or no education or job skills, mammy has 2-5 other children by other men, and lastly mammy approx 35 yrs old currently "libbin in da prah-jecks" waitin on her check....it will never change until the government decides to build more and bigger jails, institute a 2-3 strikes law and get tough on thugs and criminals

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