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Police investigate 3 homicides

September 21, 2003

Fitzgerald- 20-year old Julian Smith was shot to death Thursday night at Bridge Creek Apartments. Police have no suspects in his murder yet, but say Smith was killed in retaliation to the shooting death of 26-year old James Thomas.

Thomas was gunned down 3 weeks ago in front of Fitzgerald Elementary School.

Friday, 61-year old Gloria Jackson was found dead in her home. Police say the woman was beaten to death.

A blunt object believed to be the murder weapon has been recovered and sent to the crime lab.

If you have any information about any of the 3 deaths call the Fitzgerald police department at 229-426-5000.

Posted at 5:30 PM by elaine.armstrong@walb.com