UPDATE: Valdosta homicide suspects surrender to police

Valdosta Suspects Surrender

VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) - The Valdosta Police Department (VPD) was looking for two suspects in a January 8 homicide, and Friday about 1:30, the agency announced that the men had turned themselves in

VPD officials have secured arrest warrants for Haley Jerrod Grant, 21, and Kievon Hundley, 24, in connection to the death of Christian Thomas, 20.

The warrants are for felony murder, according to VPD.

Anyone with information about Thomas' death is asked to contact VPD,said VPD Chief Leslie Manahan.

On January 9, an autopsy on Thomas was done by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation medical examiner. The victim was found with several gunshot wounds to his body.

“We appreciate all the witnesses that came forward and that provided information in this case, which helped us identify these offenders so quickly," Interim Police Chief Leslie Manahan said. "I also commend the persistent work of detectives from our Investigations Bureau, who have worked non-stop on this case to determine the individuals involved in this case and hold them accountable for their actions.”

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