Whitfield County Deputies Investigating Double Homicide


WHITFIELD COUNTY, Ga. (WDEF) — The Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office is investigating two homicides from early Thursday morning.

Sheriff Scott Chitwood says deputies found two women dead at 234 Tanglewood Drive, after getting a 911 call from Michael Townsend.

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According to investigators, the victims had blunt force trauma injuries to their face, and suspected stab wounds to their body.

Chitwood says they’ve detained Townsend, who they’re calling a suspect.

Stay with News 12 for updates on this developing story.