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Suspect sought in Floyd County murder

FLOYD COUNTY, Ga. -- Police are searching for a suspect after a 21-year-old Rome man was fatally shot.

According to the Floyd County Police Department, Floyd County police officers and Georgia State Patrol troopers responded to an accident on Drummond Drive just before 7 p.m. Saturday.

Upon arrival, first-responders discovered that the driver of the vehicle had been shot. He was transported to Floyd Medical Center, where he died. He was identified as 21-year-old Patrick Marcus Wall.

Police are searching for 27-year-old Stevie Lamar Garner in connection with the murder.

Anyone with information on Garner's whereabouts is asked to call the Floyd County Police Department at 706-235-7766.