Double homicide discovered in Americus

Double homicide discovered in Americus

AMERICUS, GA (WALB) - Sumter Co, Sheriff Pete Smith tells WALB that two people are dead at a North Jackson St. home.  Multiple agencies are on the scene, investigating the deaths.

The GBI says an employer called police, concerned when someone didn't show up for work.

A relative went by to check, forced entry into the house, and found two people, a male and female, dead.

The GBI won't give any identifying information at this time.

They don't believe they are married, but are both residents of the house .

More details as we get them.

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