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Arrest Made in Monday Afternoon Shooting on Thomas Road

Published on February 28, 2017

Investigators have charged Marcus Bradham, 20 of Athens, with Assault following the investigation of a shooting Monday afternoon on Thomas Road.


Officers responded to calls of gunshots in the 3800 block of Thomas Road around 1:30 p.m. yesterday.  When they arrived they found the victim who had been shot in the leg.  He was transported to the hospital, but his injuries were not life-threatening.  The shooting occurred behind a building where several people were congregated.  An apartment was also struck with a bullet but no one was injured.  Investigators believe Bradham shot the victim before running from the scene. 


Bradham already had two warrants for a robbery to individuals that happened on February 4 on Edgemont Drive.  He was taken into custody in Athens Tuesday morning and charged with the warrants.  Bradham was also charged with Assault 1st degree and Shooting into an Occupied Dwelling for yesterday’s incident on Thomas Road.

Marcus Bradham