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Wadley Man Charged With Murder Of Woman Found In Dumpster

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Mug shot of Anthony Mereal Lemon (Credit: Jefferson County Sheriff's Office) Mug shot of Anthony Mereal Lemon (Credit: Jefferson County Sheriff's Office)
Photo of dumpsters where a woman's body was found on Monday, May 12th in Wadley, Georgia Photo of dumpsters where a woman's body was found on Monday, May 12th in Wadley, Georgia
Jefferson County, Ga - A 37-year-old Wadley, Georgia man is facing multiple charges, including murder, in Jefferson County.

Thursday, investigators with the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation charged Anthony Mereal Lemon of Wadley, Georgia for the homicide of 28-year-old Jamillah Mia Holmes, of Crabapple Drive in Sandersville, Georgia.

Holmes' body was located on Monday, May 12th at a garbage collection site on River Road near Wadley, Georgia.

Lemon has been charged with the following offenses:
  • 1 count of Murder
  • 1 count of Aggravated Assault
  • 1 count of Kidnapping
  • 1 count of False Imprisonment
  • 1 count of Rape
  • 1 count of Aggravated Sodomy
Lemon is currently being held at the Jefferson County Jail with no bond.

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