37-year-old man accused of shooting 65-year-old girlfriend, her pregnant granddaughter, and brother
07/19/2022 2:27 pm PDT
BUENA VISTA, Ga. (TCD) -- A 37-year-old man stands accused of fatally shooting his 65-year-old girlfriend, the victim's 23-year-old pregnant granddaughter, and the victim's 69-year-old brother.
On July 18, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation announced that Jamie Leon Harris will be charged with three counts of felony murder, three counts of aggravated assault, and one count of feticide after allegedly fatally shooting the three victims.
In the early morning hours of July 18, the Schley County Sheriff's Office reportedly responded to 867 Ira Kelly Road to a report of a shooting. Deputies allegedly discovered Harris at the scene, and he was taken into custody.
Inside the home, authorities reportedly found three dead bodies, identified as Paula Kelly, Charles Brown, and Lara Bullard. The bureau said Kelly was in a relationship with Harris. Brown was reportedly the victim's brother, and Bullard was Kelly's pregnant granddaughter.
According to the bureau, Harris lived in the home with all three victims.
The Schley County Sheriff's Office requested the bureau to assist with the death investigation, which remains ongoing.