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Suspect arrested in Eufaula shooting

Joseph McArthur Richardson, 47, of Eufaula has been arrested for his alleged role in a shooting.
Joseph McArthur Richardson, 47, of Eufaula has been arrested for his alleged role in a shooting.(Source: Eufaula Police Department)
Updated: May. 7, 2021 at 3:03 PM CDT
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A suspect has been arrested in the 6 May attempted murder of a Eufaula man.

Joseph McArthur Richardson, 47, of Eufaula has been arrested for his alleged role in a shooting that occurred in the parking lot of a 3200-block business on South Eufaula Avenue Thursday, 6 May 2021. Richardson is charged with Attempted Murder (13A-4-2). During the incident, a 45-year-old male received a gunshot wound to the upper body and is currently in critical condition in an Atlanta hospital.

Richardson was developed as a suspect and arrested at the Eufaula Police Department Friday morning. The shooting is still under investigation. Richardson is being held in the Eufaula City Jail awaiting a bond hearing.

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