UPDATE: 2 arrested in Albany double homicide

UPDATE: 2 arrested in Albany double homicide
Two charged in Albany double homicide (Source: Albany Police Department)

ALBANY, Ga. (WALB) - Two people have been arrested and charged in the shooting deaths of two 18-year-olds, according to the Albany Police Department.

The victims were found dead in the driveway of a residence in the 600 block of Aztec Lane Friday morning around 4 a.m.

Messiah Alexander, 18, has been charged with felony murder, aggravated assault, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.

Bernice Carter, 33, has been charged with tampering with evidence.

Officials identified the victims as Ja’Kenrick Chatman Jr., 18, and Malik Parks, 18. Both died from gunshot wounds.

Their bodies are being sent to the GBI crime lab for an autopsy.

The Gang Task Force is assisting Albany police in the investigation.

Two people have been arrested and charged less than 24-hours after two 18-year olds were found deceased in the driveway...

Posted by Albany Ga Police Department on Friday, November 27, 2020

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