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Thomas Co. man Indicted for murder

A Thomas County Grand Jury has indicted Jamey Wolford in the April murder of James Eric Poppell. A Thomas County Grand Jury has indicted Jamey Wolford in the April murder of James Eric Poppell.
THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) -

A Thomas Co. grand jury has indicted Jamey Wolford in the murder of James Eric Poppell, 31.

Deputies found Poppell shot to death at the Azalea Trailer Park, on North Pinetree Blvd. in April.

Wolford, 33, said he argued with with Poppell, on the front steps of a residence, and that Poppell charged him.

Wolford said he shot the unarmed Poppell with a .40 caliber handgun.

The Grand Jury returned True Bill of Indictments against Wolford for Felony Murder, Aggravated
Assault, and Voluntary Manslaughter.

Bench Warrants were issued for his arrest, and Wolford turned himself into authorities at noon today, and is being held at the Thomas
County Jail.

Bond for Wolford has been denied.

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