ATLANTA (TCD) -- A 35-year-old man was arrested August 20 after police allege he fatally shot his girlfriend and his girlfriend’s brother on the southwest side of the city.
The Atlanta Police Department wrote in a statement August 20 that officers responded to a call at 8:45 p.m. at 1185 Sells Avenue SW regarding a person shot. Officers found two victims suffering from apparent gunshot wounds, and both were pronounced dead at the scene.
Atlanta Police announced in an updated statement that they obtained an arrest warrant against 35-year-old Lamorris Godfrey. The police said Godfrey was charged with murder, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.