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Arrest made in shooting death of Tuscaloosa man

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Tuscaloosa police have obtained a capital murder arrest warrant against  26-year-old Demetrius Foster.

He is facing charges in the death of 24-year-old Joshua Gardner. Gardner arrived at DCH Hospital on January 9. He had a gunshot wound to his chest and under his left arm. He told police he had been shot on 20th Street.  Police arrived  and they were never able to question him because he had been taken into surgery. Gardner died on January 29 from his injuries. At that time, police said the motive for the shooting was not known, but appeared to be drug related.

  Police located Foster on Wednesday and arrested him at a friend's house in Tuscaloosa. He is being held in the Tuscaloosa County jail without bond.

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