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19-year-old charged in Rockdale Co. shooting

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ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. -

Rockdale County deputies say they've charged a 19-year-old man in connection to a weekend shooting. 

Investigators say 25-year-old Sandino Aikens of Covington was shot several times on Sunday night.  The shooting happened near Fieldstone View Lane and Salem Road. 

Authorities say Aikens suffered life-threatening injuries.   They say Rashad Thompson has been arrested in connection to the shooting.  He faces an aggravated assault charge. 

Investigators say they're looking into whether Sunday's shooting was in retaliation for another shooting several years ago.

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