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Homicide Investigation

Police Crime Scene Tape
September 14, 2020

Cobb County Police responded to 6790 Queen Mill Rd on Sunday, September 13, 2020 at approximately 12 p.m. in reference to a person shot. 30-year-old Donnell Joseph Diggins of had answered a knock at the front door of the home when he was shot. According to witnesses a black male had knocked on the door before shooting through the door at the victim and then leaving in a black vehicle. The suspect also fired at the home as the vehicle was driving away.

Donnell Joseph Diggins was transported to Wellstar Cobb Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries and passed away.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Cobb County Police Department’s Crimes Against Persons unit at 770-499-3945 or [email protected].