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Brunswick man charged with murder after shooting

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Brunswick Police Officers have charged a man with murder in the first degree in connection with the Friday homicide of Tyron Sweeting.

Autopsy results now show that Sweeting died of a single gunshot wound to the back.

Detectives obtained warrants on Jaymario Keon Kriksey after leads were develops by the Glynn Brunswick Narcotics Enforcement Team on Friday.

Officers saw Kirksey in the 1500 block of G Street and took him into custody at approximately 6:30 p.m. after a short foot pursuit.

He is considered the only suspect in the shooting. Further chargers are pending.

The investigation is ongoing by Brunswick Police Detectives. Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Jose Galdamez at 912.267.5559 or the Silent Witness hotline at 912.267.5516.

Detectives are also investigating the August 31st slaying of Tytus Alston in Brunswick. The two homicides are not thought to be connected.

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