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Local ties popping up in deadly Canton gun battle

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     Pickens Sheriff  and Canton Police officers make a large showing at a Jasper residence the morning following the deadly shooting in Canton. Two men considered “persons of interest” were taken into custody on minor charges.

       A Jasper man and a Ball Ground man have been tied to the deadly Canton shootings and arrested on lesser charges involving the June 25th incident. A Marietta man has been charged with the felony murder. 

With more than 70 rounds fired, the shootings left two dead and one injured.

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