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Suspect in man's death in East Price Hill arrested in Georgia

James Wofford (Provided by Cincinnati police) James Wofford (Provided by Cincinnati police)
James Givens (Provided by Cincinnati police) James Givens (Provided by Cincinnati police)
EAST PRICE HILL, OH (FOX19) -

The suspect in a man's death last month is in custody in Georgia, Cincinnati police announced Wednesday.

James Wofford, 29, is charged in the March 9 shooting death of Jamar Givens, 23, homicide investigators wrote in a prepared statement. 

Givens' body was found in the backyard of an Elberon Avenue home.

Wofford was arrested near Atlanta on April 7 by a fugitive apprehension team with assistance from the Henry County Police Department's Criminal Apprehension and Gang Enforcement Unit, according to Cincinnati police.

An investigation into the shooting is ongoing.

Anyone with information asked to call Cincinnati police's Criminal Investigation Section: 513-352-3542, or CRIMESTOPPERS: 513-352-3040.

Or, text “CINTIP” plus your message to CRIMES (274637). 

Callers may remain anonymous and could receive compensation for their information.

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