Thursday, March 09, 2017
GA: Burglary Suspect Shot, Killed in Subdivision Plagued by Theft
RIVERDALE, Ga. - A teenager is dead and his alleged burglary accomplice is charged with murder after a homeowner shot at them during an alleged burglary attempt, according to police.
A spokesperson for the Riverdale Police Department said John Dexter Williams, 19, and Patrick Kemp, 22, tried to break into a home on Birch Circle Tuesday morning. Investigators said the homeowner shot Williams, who ran away from the scene. At around 10:45 a.m., officers responded to a report of a person shot on Birch Walk Boulevard, which is located in the same subdivision.