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Suspect arrested in fatal Union City shooting
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Suspect arrested in fatal Union City shooting

UNION CITY, Ga. -- Police have arrested a suspect in the shooting death of a Union City man Sunday afternoon.

According to Union City Police Detective Gloria Hodgson, Michael Shane Black is being charged with felony murder and and other charges in the death of 43-year-old Benjamin Netherland.

Police say Netherland was shot multiple times at his home on Raymond Terrace at around 4:35 p.m. Sunday.

Black, who authorities say was identified by family members and witnesses as the shooter, was taken into custody at his grandmother's Fairburn home.

Authorities said the motive appears to be an ongoing dispute between Black, who turns 39 on Monday, and Netherland.

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