HENRY COUNTY, Ga. — A Henry County police captain mentioned a struggle above a cellphone led to a murder — and the armed and unsafe suspect is nonetheless on the operate.
Channel 2 Investigative Reporter Mark Winne attained unique surveillance online video that law enforcement hope will direct to a suggestion on the suspect’s whereabouts.
Law enforcement said Fitzgerald Carelus was shot and killed on June 30 at a Chevron station in Stockbridge.
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Henry Law enforcement Captain Randy Lee reported investigators are hoping that online video of the incident could guide to the arrest of Jamal Hakim Grey, who is now wished on murder expenses.
“You see some individuals accumulating in the parking lot,” Lee said of the video. “The sufferer is nonetheless in the spot and then you can see the suspect coming out from driving the place.”
Lee confirmed Winne the times Gray and Carelus acquired into a combat about the telephone.
“They exchange words here, and then at just one point, the target stands up, the suspect pulls a handgun out of his waistband location, the suspect details and shoots and fires at minimum one round, hitting the sufferer in the tummy,” Lee mentioned.
Lee explained that equally Gray, who goes by the street identify Blue, and Carelus had been both equally being in a homeless encampment nearby. Lee explained Carelus is from New York, but Gray has connections to Lithonia. Law enforcement believe that he’d been hanging out in Stockbridge for a month or two prior to the taking pictures, and may possibly have hung out in Atlanta ahead of that, primarily based on an remarkable warrant issued for him by means of Atlanta police.
“Detectives ended up ready to uncover out that he currently had an aggravated assault warrant out of Atlanta,” Lee claimed.
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Lee explained Carelus survived the first taking pictures but later on died at an Atlanta healthcare facility.
Grey walked away from the scene.
Any one that knows the whereabouts of Gray or has any information about his whereabouts is requested to connect with Henry County Law enforcement Section detective Ike Harmon at 770-288-8407.
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