Seventh suspect charged in arson, double homicide
A seventh suspect, Demarcus Brown, 19, of Leslie was arrested Friday on a felony murder charge in the ongoing investigation of a double homicide and arson case. The murder of Bonnie Freeman and her son Dallas and the burning of the Freeman’s home at 780 R.W. Jones rd in Leslie happened a week ago today.
Also arrested in the case Thursday night was Shaquille Woods, 19, of North Lee Street, Americus. He is charged with giving false statements to law enforcement officers.
Correction: Four arrests made in arson, homicide investigation; victims shot multiple times before house set on fire
The Americus Times Recorder previously erroneously reported that five individuals had been arrested in the investigation of a Feb. 27... read more