Brunswick man shot in car dies at hospital

Published On: Jan 30 2013 05:04:06 PM EST   Updated On: Jan 29 2013 11:17:03 AM EST

A 40-year-old man with gunshot wounds who arrived at the emergency room at Southeast Georgia Regional Medical Center early Tuesday morning died, and Glynn County police are investigating who fired the shots.

Police say Peter James Alston, of Brunswick, showed up at the emergency room just after midnight. Doctors pronounced him dead at 12:49 a.m.

Investigators determined Alston was shot more than once inside a vehicle in the 2200 block of Cate Street. Police have not recovered the weapon or know who fired the shots.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to contact Investigator Eugene Smith at 912-554-7813, the Criminal Investigative Division at 912-554-7802 or Silent Witness at 912-264-1333.


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