DALLAS, GA (CBS46) One person is dead and another severely injured after an altercation lead to gunfire in Paulding County.

Police say a call of a person shot came in at 3:56 a.m. on Sunday. Police responded to the scene on Mill Lane where a male victim was found fatally shot. That victim was later identified as 25 year-old Chad Thomas Boltz.

A state trooper, who was also en route to the scene, noticed a vehicle run a red light and proceeded to do a traffic stop. The trooper observed that the driver was severely injured with stabbed wounds.

The victim, later identified as 27 year-old Jeremy Dawan Weatherspoon, was transported to an Atlanta-area hospital in serious condition.

Police determined that Weatherspoon had been stabbed during the altercation 

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