Man accused of double homicide sought
by Ellen Eldridge
June 12, 2014 04:00 AM | 5429 views | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend | print

AUSTELL — Cobb County police are seeking a Powder Springs man who authorities say killed two men in an attempted robbery in Austell on May 18.

Police say Tyrell Lavance Vereen killed David Blount, 20, of Smyrna and Ryan Christopher Bobbitt, 24, of Marietta.

Vereen tried to rob a marijuana dealer, police say. During the transaction, multiple firearms were brandished and fired, witnesses say.

Police say two other men survived the shooting, though they suffered significant injuries and required hospitalization.

Anyone with information about the crime is asked to call (770) 499-3945.

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