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Update: Police investigate murder in Walker County

UPDATE 10/28/10

The names have been released in the deadly shooting that occurred Wednesday night in Walker county.

53 year old D. C. Hollis was found dead at a residence on Highway 193 in Flintstone.  He had been shot once in the head.

Walker County deputies arrested his wife, 53 year old Jimmie Nell Hollis on one count of murder. 

She is being held at the Walker County Detention Center.  Mrs. Hollis will have a first appearance in court Thursday at 3pm.

 

By WRCB Staff

WALKER COUNTY, GA (WRCB) -- The Walker County Sheriff's is investigating a murder on Hwy 193 in the Flintstone area.

According to Sheriff Steve Wilson, they received the call for a domestic incident, just before 7 p.m. Wednesday night.

When Deputies arrived, at 5646 Highway 193, they found a woman trying to leave. Deputies found a white male in his early 50's dead from a single gun shot wound. According to Sheriff Wilson, the male is believed to be the husband of the woman.

The woman was taken into custody and will be charged with murder.

The victim's body will be transported to the GBI Crime Lab in Atlanta for an autopsy.

Police are not releasing names at this time.

 

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