MACON, Ga. -- A 65-year-old woman died after she was shot by a man in a wheelchair at a busy east Macon gas station at lunchtime Tuesday.

Macon Police said Linda Hunnicutt was fatally shot at around 1:15 p.m. at the Murphy Express gas station on Gray Highway.

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Police spokeswoman Jami Gaudet said in a release that Hunnicutt was shot after arguing with 73-year-old Frank Louis Reeves after Reeves' wheelchair bumped her car.

Gaudet said Reeves shot Hunnicutt in the chest when she got out of the car.

Reeves is being held in the Bibb County Jail on a murder charge.

Hunnicutt was taken to the Medical Center of Central Georgia. Bibb County coroner Leon Jones said she was pronounced dead just before 2 p.m.

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