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Oakwood man charged with murder in brother's death

Paulding County Sheriff's deputies responded to an Oakwood home early Saturday morning and found a man shot in the chest.

Posted: Aug 10, 2019 12:31 PM

Paulding County Sheriff’s deputies on Saturday arrested a man accused of shooting and killing his brother.

Deputies responded at 2:48 a.m. to a reported drive-by shooting at 7598 Road 187 in Oakwood.

Deputies say they found 28-year-old Anthony J. Richcreek shot in the chest. He was taken to the Paulding County Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Investigators say they determined there was no drive-by shooting. Instead they say 26-year-old Donald J. Richcreek shot his brother at the home they shared at Road 187.

Investigators charged Donald J. Richcreek with murder. He was taken to the Paulding County Jail where he awaits arraignment Monday.

No further information has been released.

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