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Aberdeen man charged in fatal Perryman shooting, remains in hospital

An Aberdeen man accused of fatally shooting his wife's one-time boyfriend in Perryman last week was formally charged with murder Monday but remained in the hospital in police custody. James Allean Ashford, 38, of the 600 block of North Paradise Road, is charged with first-degree murder, second-degree murder, first-degree assault, second-degree assault, using a firearm in a violent crime and having a handgun on his person, according to online court records. Ashford allegedly fatally shot a man at the Busby Trailer Park, on Busby Drive, at about 8:06 a.m. Aug. 25, according to charging documents. The victim, a Street resident identified as Joshua Walter, 28, was found slumped over in a...