Two suspects Joshua Cook, Terrance Thornton in custody fatal shooting in Loganville
Terrance Thornton, Joshua Cook, Corey Bryant

LOGANVILLE, GA  -  Police say two teenagers are now in custoday and a third suspect is still at large in connection to a fatal shooting in Loganville.

On March 11, police responded to a call about a group of teenagers fighting at the pool and tennis court area off of Grove Lake Street. When officers arrived, they found 19-year-old Jacquorrius "Corey" Madison suffering from a gunshot would. He was transported to a local hospital by EMS but later died of his injuries.

On Sunday March 12, police arrested 17-year-old Terrance Elisha Thornton of Stone Mountain and on Monday March 13, police arrested 17-year-old Joshua Donnell Cook of Stone Mountain and identified 18-year-old Corey Leemarce Bryant of Lithonia as a suspect.

"This is a deeply disturbing case involving four young men who were at the beginning of their adult lives," said Cpl. Michele Pihera in a written statement. "On one side, you have a family grieving the loss of a 19-year old.  And, at the other end are three families trying to understand how their teen could be involved in such a crime."  

Authorities say the third suspect Bryant has not been arrested yet and they believe the homicide is drug-related.

Jaqurorrius Maleek Madison, 19 (Photo: Provided by family)    

 
 
 
 
Pius Aghadiuno
By Pius Aghadiuno 03/14/2017 14:38:00