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TIFTON  — One person has been arrested in connection with the June shooting death of Dajoun Custis, according to the Tifton Police Department.

Tyler Makel Alexander, 20, of Fitzgerald was arrested Sept. 3 and charged with felony murder and aggravated assault, according to the statement from the TPD.

Tifton Police Department responded to the 1400 block of Newton Drive in reference to a person being shot and found Custis, 20, of Tifton suffering from a gunshot wound. Custis was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries, police said.

TPD detectives are still actively investigating the case.

Anyone with information is urged to call Detective Saylor or Detective Gann with the Tifton Police Department, (229) 382-3132, or the anonymous tip line, (229) 391-3991.

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