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Suspect arrested in Tift murder

By Christian Jennings - bio | email

ALBANY,  GA (WALB) –  GBI agents arrested a teenager for a weekend murder in Tift County.

They found 18-year-old Dominique Nixon hiding in a Tifton motel room Monday morning.

They say he shot and killed 22-year-old Andrew Thomas during a robbery at a house on Gilliard Street Sunday.

Thomas did not live there but was visiting friends.

Nixon is charged with murder and aggravated assault and is in the Tift County Jail.


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