Homicide in Pelham leaves residents wanting answers

Neighbors say they didn’t hear any shots that day, but believe his death occurred earlier that morning.

Homicide investigation underway in Pelham

The GBI and the Pelham police department are investigating a homicide that happened Friday afternoon on the 100 block of Walter Street.

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