Crime Watch

4 teens charged with murder in deaths of Georgia couple

CHESTER, Ga. (AP) - Four teenagers have been charged with murder in the deaths of a Georgia couple.

News outlets report 65-year-old Everett "Wendell" Williams and 60-year-old Jain Williams were found dead Wednesday at their home by a Dodge County deputy conducting a welfare check on behalf of a concerned neighbor.

A Georgia Bureau of Investigation release says 19-year-old Kojak Thomas Jr., a 17-year-old male and two 16-year-old males were arrested Wednesday on murder charges. Additional charges are expected.

Dodge County Sheriff Lynn Sheffield says the couple was robbed, with guns and a car missing. The couple was found with suspected shotgun wounds.

The release says 19-year-old Alijah Shamir Pennamon is charged with one count of theft by receiving stolen property in connection with the case.

It's unclear whether the teens have lawyers.

Georgia News

Alabama News

Latest Stories