GBI investigating Thomson homicide

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THOMSON, Ga. (WJBF) – A Thomson teen is dead after being shot last night. The shooting happened at an apartment on Springfield Street.

The Georgia Bureau of Investigations is assisting Thomson investigators with the homicide case.

Officers responded to an apartment on Springfield Street Tuesday night at 9:45 p.m. in reference to a possible shooting.

18-year-old Brian Parks was found shot and transported to University Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

17-year-old Brian Atkins Jr. was arrested and taken to McDuffie County Jail, pending charges.

The investigation is ongoing.

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