At approximately 4:43 PM on October 6th, deputies responded to the 5400 block of Memphis Street in North West Forsyth County in reference to a person shot.
Once deputies arrived on scene they encountered both the suspect, Christopher Puckett, 31, of Cumming and the victim and resident of Memphis Street, Jimmy Hendrix, 52, on scene. Both Puckett and Hendrix had been involved in an argument which ultimately led to Hendrix being shot once in the chest by Puckett. Hendrix was transported to an area hospital where he later died from his injuries.
Puckett was arrested and charged with felony Murder and Aggravated Assault and was booked into the Forsyth County Jail.