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GBI identifies victims in Grady murder-suicide

CAIRO, GA (WALB) -

The Grady County Sheriff’s Office responded to a reported shooting at 499 Jordon Road in Grady County, Sunday morning about 8:30. 

Family members reported that Jamie Sandefur, 39, had been shot by her husband, George Sandefur, 55.  Jamie Sandefur was shot with an assault style rifle inside her residence.  She was taken to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital where she later died from her injuries.

After the shooting, George Sandefur left and went to 281 Hines Perkins Road in Whigham, in Decatur County. 

Deputies with the Decatur County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Hines Perkins address where George Sandefur was found with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Sandefur was transported to Archbold Memorial Hospital in Thomasville, where he died.

George Sandefur was previously arrested on June 28, 2015 for Simple Battery-Family Violence and Terroristic Threats, where Jamie Sandefur was the victim.  

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