Atlanta police arrested Clark Atlanta baseball player Jayton Sterling in connection with the murder.
During a news conference Thursday, police said 25-year-old Keontay Holliman-Peoples has been charged with murder and other charges.
Atlanta Police Deputy Chief Charles Hampton Jr. said at a news conference that Sterling, 20, and the suspect had been involved in an argument before the killing.
Officers were called to 809 Beckwith St. SW on the afternoon of February 28 and found Sterling with a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The university’s athletics department paid tribute to Sterling, a Chicago native, on social media.