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Warrants issued for suspect in murder case
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July 25, 2014 12:54 PM | 1912 views | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Patricko Mondrez Davis
Patricko Mondrez Davis
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The Sandy Springs Police Department announced Friday morning detectives have obtained murder warrants for Patricko Mondrez Davis, 21, of Pine Cone Road in southwest Atlanta, in connection with the Thursday shooting of Takeenen Williams, 23, of Marsh Trail Circle in Sandy Springs.

At about 4 p.m. Thursday, police were called and told Williams was found lying in the rear parking lot of an office complex where it connects to the Sheraton hotel at 800 Hammond Drive and the property known as The Hub on Barfield Road, where students from the Art Institute of Atlanta reside. Williams had been shot multiple times. He was transported to Grady Memorial Hospital in downtown Atlanta, where he was pronounced dead.

Information, developed later into the night, gave detectives evidence to secure a murder warrant for Davis, who is believed to have shot Williams following a dispute that may have started at The Hub. Davis is a current student at the Art Institute but not listed as a resident of The Hub.

At a Sandy Springs City Council meeting in April, when The Hub’s zoning as an extended-stay hotel was questioned by residents who thought it was being used as an apartment complex, representatives of the nearby Autumn Chace subdivision complained about the amount of crimes occurring there. At the meeting they said there had been 76 incident reports by city police in an 18-month span.
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July 25, 2014
We work in the office complex where this happened and saw the entire thing. The shooting actually took place in the SHERATON hotel- not at the hub. The victim was shot at like 7 times, but maybe only some of them connected. All of the news outlets say the victim walked or "made his way" to the hotel- that is not true. There was an argument in the Sheraton parking lot- Davis started waiving a silver or grey looking glock or similar and shot once- then the rest 5 or 6 times while Williams was on the ground.
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