Victim Identified and Suspect Charged, Homicide - Chelsea Falls Ln
Update #1, 02/10/2020: The victim has been identified as Myung Kim (age 81, Suwanee). Otto Kim (age 45, Suwanee) has been charged with Malice Murder, Felony Murder, Aggravated Battery, and Aggravated Assault. He is currently incarcerated at the Gwinnett County Jail. This incident stems from a domestic dispute between the mother and son from earlier in the evening.
(Cpl. Michele Pihera)
Original, 02/10/2020: (Suwanee, Georgia) The GCPD Homicide Unit is currently investigating the death of an 81-year old woman that occurred late Sunday night. Around 8:17pm, officers responded to a call of a man running into oncoming traffic on Buford Highway near Suwanee Creek Road in unincorporated Suwanee. The male appeared to have intentionally run into vehicles that were traveling on the roadway. When officers arrived on scene the 45-year old male suspect told them that he had just killed his mother. The suspect said he lived on Chelsea Falls Lane which is a short distance away. Upon their arrival officers observed an 81-year old woman with injuries to her face. She was transported to a local hospital.
The victim later died. The GCPD Homicide Unit, the Gwinnett District Attorney’s Office, and the Crime Scene Investigation Unit was called to the scene. The suspect was placed into custody. Both the suspect and the victim lived together inside the residence.
(MPO Carlton Releford)