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Man charged with murder for Sheffield shooting death

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James Christopher Martin was charged with murder in the shooting death of Thomas Grant Campbell. James Christopher Martin was charged with murder in the shooting death of Thomas Grant Campbell.
Thomas Grant Campbell was taken to the hospital with an apparent gunshot wound and later died from his injuries. Thomas Grant Campbell was taken to the hospital with an apparent gunshot wound and later died from his injuries.
COLBERT COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

The man taken into custody following an altercation that turned deadly has been formally charged with murder.

James Christopher Martin was charged with murder in the shooting death of Thomas Grant Campbell.

Authorities said Campbell and Martin got into an altercation at a Sheffield home on Saturday. According to witness statements, Campbell then held a woman at knife point in front of two children. One of the children asked Campbell to let their mother go and when he did, that's when witnesses said Martin shot him.

Campbell was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Martin's bond has been set at $100,000.

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