Man charged after argument leads to shooting in Williamsburg

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WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (WAVY) — Police in Williamsburg are investigating a shooting that left one man injured Monday night.

According to police, a witness and the man shot told officers the shooting happened during an argument on Second Street — just off Merrimac Trail. They identified 38-year-old George Jimmison as the shooter.

Jimmison reportedly fled the area after firing one round. 

Officers were called to the scene around 11:45 p.m. The man shot was taken to Riverside Regional Medical Center for his injuries.

Police say Jimmison was arrested Tuesday morning, and charged with aggravated assault, brandishing a firearm and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Jimmison is being held at Virginia Peninsula Regional Jail.

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