UPDATE #1: Homicide - 7049 Jimmy Carter Blvd, Peachtree Corners

UPDATE: The victim in this case has been identified as Quantez Williams (41 year old male from College Park).  Homicide detectives are continuing to work the case and are urging anyone with information to come forward with tips.  At this time, the motive for the murder is still unknown.

(Peachtree Corners, Ga., December 27, 2020) – The Gwinnett County Police Department is investigating an early morning homicide that left one man dead at a local hotel. 

Shortly before 8am, officers assigned to the West Precinct were dispatched to a “person shot” call at the Home Towne Studies located at 7049 Jimmy Carter Boulevard in Peachtree Corners.  When officers arrived, they located a male victim inside a room in the 300 Building.  The man died of his injuries. 

Investigators believe that there were two men originally staying in the room.  At some point, those men called a woman.  She arrived at an unknown time.  Earlier this morning, that woman called another man to the room.  That man arrived with another woman. 

An argument broke out, and one of the two original residents in the room shot the man.  The suspects fled the room. 

The exact motive for the crime is still unknown.  Investigators would like to speak with any other residents or passersby who may have heard or seen the crime. 

If anyone has any information to share in this case, please contact GCPD detectives at 770-513-5300.  To remain anonymous, tipsters should contact Crime Stoppers at 404-577-TIPS (8477) or visit www.stopcrimeATL.com.  Crime Stoppers tipsters can receive a cash reward for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case. 

Case Number:  20-098332   

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