Looking into suspected gunman's past

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News 12 did some research and found that Xavier Deanthony Cooper has multiple hits to his record.

Xavier Cooper (WRDW-TV)

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- The past behind the man who allegedly pulled the trigger at Paine College on Monday is being exposed.

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News 12 did some research and found that Xavier Deanthony Cooper has multiple hits to his record.

In 2011, Cooper faced charges including simple battery and affray fighting. A month later he was charged with contributing to delinquency of a minor and loitering, records show.

In June of 2012, Cooper faced criminal damage to property charges, records show.

This past December, Cooper was booked in the Fulton County jail for possession and use of drug related objects. He was released on bond until his most recent trip to the Richmond County jail.


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