Athens murder

Clarke County Sheriff's Office

A 19-year old Athens man remains behind bars this evening, after he’s accused of stabbing his brother and injuring his mother. Police say Malachi Dorns was involved in an argument with his brother, 29-year old Muniyr Gay, when he grabbed a kitchen and began stabbing Gay.

When their mother, Gail Dorns, tried to intervene, Dorns is accused of stabbing her multiple times as well. Gay was pronounced dead at the scene.

Athens-Clarke County Police Department

The Athens-Clarke County Police Department has solved a 16-year old cold case. Police arrested 34-year old Abdus Salaam Laroche in the 2002 homicide of Pamela Crisler case. Department spokesperson Epifanio Rodriguez says DNA led to the arrest.

Athens Man Charged with Murder in Fatal Stabbing

Sep 15, 2017
Clarke County Sheriff's Office

The Athens-Clarke County Police Department is investigating a homicide on Merlin Drive. According to a media release from Public Information Officer Epifanio Rodriguez, officers called to the scene of a reported stabbing around 10:30 Thursday night. When they arrived they found victim Albert Brown who was suffering from a single stab wound. The 37-year old Athens man was taken to the hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.