Gwinnett County Police Department reports it is believed that a home invasion was responsible for the shooting death of a 27-year-old Gwinnett County man at 3550 Grand Manor Trail in the unincorporated Snellville area early on the morning of Aug. 2, 2018. Police responded to the location, which is between the cities of Loganville and Snellville, at 4:17 a.m.
“The suspect made entry into the residence by prying the screen off of an open window. At this time, detectives are looking into any and all calls in the area of this crime to see if there are any similarities or useful information that could be related,” Cpl. Wilbert Rundles, Gwinnett county public information officer, said in a press release. “I can also confirm that on July 28 there was a home invasion that occurred in the same neighborhood that had similar characteristics. Out of an abundance of caution, we are reminding citizens to fully secure their homes by locking all doors and windows.”
If anyone has seen or heard of any incidents they think may be related or has any information in this case, they are asked to call Gwinnett Police detectives at 770-513-5300. Also, if anyone sees any suspicious persons or activity in the area, they are asked to call 9-1-1. To remain anonymous, tipsters should contact Crime Stoppers at 404-577-TIPS (8477) or visit www.crimestoppersatlanta.org. Crime Stoppers tipsters can receive up to $2,000 for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case.