Murder suspect found dead in home

Murder suspect found dead in home

THOMAS CO., GA (WALB) - A man set to stand trial in Thomas County for murder was found dead in his home.

Jamey Wolford faced murder, aggravated assault, and voluntary manslaughter in the death of James Poppell.

Grady County Sheriff's investigators said Wolford died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

He was accused of shooting Poppell at the Azalea Trailer Park last April.

He said Poppell charged as the two argued and he fired his .40 caliber handgun.

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