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Murders unsolved after two years

March 12, 2003

Douglas -- Two years after the crime, three Douglas murders remain unsolved. But investigators say they could be close to making an arrest. Thursday is the anniversary of the discovery of three bodies in  Douglas.

Rodney Gaskin was found at his girlfriend's home about one o'clock in the morning. Five hours later, George Williams III and Shannon Smith were found in a car at Roundtree park. Investigators believe the shootings were related.

The GBI agent in charge of the investigation says new leads have been uncovered in recent weeks. He hopes to have a suspect behind bars soon. Right now, the investigation is spanning several counties.

posted at 6:15 p.m. by dave.d'marko@walb.com

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