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Fatal shooting in Columbiana County

Updated: Saturday, December 21 2013, 04:01 PM EST

Police in Columbiana County are investigating a fatal shooting that happened in Salem early Saturday morning.

It happened along the 500 block of Walnut Street.

Officers arrived on scene for a call of shots fired and when police arrived they found a male at the rear of the residence and detained him until it was determined if he had any connection to the reported incident.

When police went inside the residence they found the body of 40-year-old Marion Lewis of Columbus.

Police arrested 34-year-old Quinton Lewis.

Police discovered Lewis outside of the residence where the body was found.

He was detained, questioned, and charged with homicide and is now being held at the Columbia County Jail.

Officers found the victim lying face down on the kitchen floor and determined that he had been shot numerous times.

A firearm was recovered during the course of the investigation.

Fatal shooting in Columbiana County

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