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Man arrested after allegedly shooting victim in face in Dothan

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Fitzgerald Russaw (Source: Dothan Police Department) Fitzgerald Russaw (Source: Dothan Police Department)
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DOTHAN, AL (WSFA) -

Dothan Police have arrested a man in connection to the shooting that occurred on Atlanta Street on Wednesday.

Police arrested Fitzgerald Russaw on Wednesday and is being charged with first degree attempted assault.

Authorities say the shooting, which happened in the 400 block of Atlanta Street, stemmed from an argument between Russaw and the victim. Russaw is believed to have pulled a gun and fire multiple shots at the victim, one of which grazed his face causing moderate injuries.

The victim was transported to Southeast Alabama Medical center where he was treated and later released.

A bond has not been set for Russaw at this time.

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