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Sugarhill shooting leaves man seriously wounded; GPD searching for suspect

Updated: May. 29, 2021 at 12:09 AM EDT
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - Gainesville police are searching for a suspected gunman in a shooting that left one person seriously injured.

Officers say around 11:30 Friday 28-year-old Branden Babcock shot someone at The Grove apartments near Sugarhill.

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They say Babcock and the victim got into an argument that quickly escalated and led to Babcock shooting the victim multiple times.

The victim was taken to the hospital by a family member.

Babcock left the scene and officers continue to look for him.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Gainesville Police Department.

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