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Suspects Identified in 2016 Death Investigation

police, public information release
January 13, 2020

Detectives in the Cobb County Police Department’s Crimes Against Persons unit have identified two suspects in the 2016 homicide of 41-year-old Dewenzell James Spence of Atlanta. Spence had been found deceased from a gunshot wound, lying in the woods behind 6370 Queens Mill Road in Mableton.

On January 8, 2020 two suspects were identified: 23-year-old Terrance Marshall and 19-year-old Dontavian Jones (both of Cochran, GA). Both are in custody.

This case remains under investigation, and anyone with information is asked to contact the Crimes Against Persons unit at 770-499-3945 or [email protected].