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Man accused of robbing, shooting woman arrested
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Man accused of robbing, shooting woman arrested

COLLEGE PARK, Ga. – A man who allegedly robbed and shot a woman he met online has been arrested.

Dontarius Turner, 22, was taken into custody Friday in Memphis, Tenn. He is being held in the Shelby County Jail, where he is awaiting extradition to Georgia.

According to College Park police, Turner met the 34-year-old victim on the dating app badoo.com. They agreed to meet in person at the Days Inn on Best Road in College Park on Christmas Eve. The victim told police the suspect took her out to dinner at the Waffle House at 4582 Old National Highway.

On the way back to the hotel, the victim told police that the suspect ordered her to stop the car at gunpoint and demanded her purse and cell phone. As she gave him the purse, the man is accused of shooting the victim in the face and then fleeing in her 1999 Jeep Cherokee.

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Turner has been charged with aggravated assault, armed robbery along with weapons charges.

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