A 22 year-old Cartersville man, Jaquavious Jaquail Carter, who was jailed for a shooting earlier this year is now facing new charges.
Reports said that Sam Franklin Jr, 56 of Aragon, has now died following his shooting at the Park Homes apartments on Reservoir Street.
Carter is now charged with felony murder and aggravated assault.
Reports said that authorities found Franklin outside of the apartments while responding to 911 calls of a shooting.
Carter was originally arrested in July following another shooting. Reports said Cater stood in the sunroof of a car and discharged a firearm on East 14th Street. He was charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and discharging a firearm near a public road.
The latest charges came after months of investigating the case involving Franklin, which led to authorities linking Carter to being the gunman.
Jaquavious Jaquail Carter, 22 of Cartersville, was jailed in Rome after reports said he stood in the sunroof of a car and discharged a firearm on East 14th Street.
Reports said that the shooting occurred just after noon on July 21st.
Authorities added that Carter, a convicted felon, is not allowed to possess a gun.
Carter is charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and discharging a firearm near a public road.
In June of 2020
Jaquavious Jaquail Carter, 19 of Cartersville, was jailed in Rome this week after he allegedly pointed a gun at a victim and demanded their cellphone and cash while at an apartment on Dodd Blvd.
The incident occurred back on May 11th.
He is also accused of pulling a firearm on another person back in August of 2019. Reports said that Carter pulled and fired his weapon around numerous individuals. That incident occurred on East 13th and Crane Streets.
Carter is charged with armed robbery, two counts possession of a firearm by convicted felon, reckless conduct and failure to appear.