Arrest made in Boulevard Drive murder in Thomson


The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has arrested a murder suspect in McDuffie County.

27-year-old Paul Jones has been arrested in connection with the murder of 35-year-old Norris McCord Jr.

Officials say the incident happened just after 5:00 pm, Tuesday, on the 600 Block of Boulevard Drive in Thomson. The Thomson Police Department called in the GBI to assist with the investigation

GBI Special Agent in Charge Pat Morgan says Thomson Police officers found McCord, Jr. dead inside the residence.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call the GBI at 706-595-2575 or the Thomson Police Department at 706-595-2166.

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