Cold Homicide Cases

Officer Alfred Johnson
Date Occurred: 02/16/1980
470 Flat Shoals Ave SE - Big Buy Supermarket
Age:
30
Sex:
Male
Race:
B
Report Narrative: On Feb 16, 1980, Officer Alfred Johnson was working an off duty job at the big buy supermarket when two black males came in to the store to rob it. One of the males had a shotgun, and the other had a .38 caliber pistol. Officer Johnson confronted the suspects, and was shot by both males. He died later that day at Grady Hospital. The robbers fled the scene with cash and food stamps.
Smith, Gregory
Date Occurred: 08/07/2010
2388 El Paso Rd SW
Age:
37
Sex:
Male
Race:
B
Report Narrative: Mr. Smith was found shot to death inside of his red Ford Edge in front of this location.
Boland, Patrick
Date Occurred: 05/28/2009
1073 Piedmont Ave.
Age:
43
Sex:
Male
Race:
B
Report Narrative: On May 28, 2009, around 0130 hours, Mr. Boland was found stabbed to death inside of Piedmont Park.
Cannon, Iman
Date Occurred: 05/13/2008
2521 Donald Lee Hollowell Pkwy
Age:
21
Sex:
Male
Race:
B
Report Narrative: On May 13, 2008, around 12:10 a.m., Iman Cannon was found shot to death behind a building at 2521 Donald Lee Hollowell Pkwy.
Jackson, Mattie
Date Occurred: 07/10/2003
496 Rankin St.
Age:
87
Sex:
Female
Race:
B
Report Narrative: Ms. Jackson was found stabbed to death inside her house. A purse strap was found beside her, but her purse was not found on the scene.
Unidentifed bones
Date Occurred: 08/16/1999
532 Woodlawn Ave.
Age:
unk
Sex:
Female
Race:
Black
Report Narrative: On August 16, 1999, skeletal remains were found in the rear of an abandoned house at 532 Woodlawn Ave. The bones are belived to have been a black female, 25 - 40 years old, approximately 5'3" in height. The death was ruled a homicide.
Howard, Johnny
Date Occurred: 06/01/1999
400 Nolan St.
Age:
27
Sex:
Male
Race:
Black
Report Narrative: Mr. Howard was found shot to death in Chosewood Park on June 1, 1999, around 10 p.m.
Wolfenbarger, Melissa
Date Occurred: 04/29/1999
858 Avon Ave.
Age:
21
Sex:
Female
Race:
W
Report Narrative: In 1999, Ms. Wolfenbarger's head was found on Avon Ave. A few months later, more of her severed remains were found in the area.
Tolbert, Benita
Date Occurred: 08/25/1997
482 Old Wheat St.
Age:
36
Sex:
Female
Race:
Black
Report Narrative: On August 25, 1997, the decomposed body of Benita Tolbert was found inside of an abandoned house at 482 Old Wheat St.
Williams, Terrance
Date Occurred: 09/02/1996
Kings Smith Rd and Hutchens Rd
Age:
21
Sex:
Male
Race:
Black
Report Narrative: Terrance Williams was shot and killed while he was driving a vehicle at the intersection of King Smith Rd. and Hutchens Rd.
Cerasoli, Pauline
Date Occurred: 02/16/1996
210 Peachtree St. Rm 6414
Age:
56
Sex:
Female
Race:
White
Report Narrative: On February 16, 1996, Ms. Cerasoli was found badly beaten and stranguled inside of room 6414 of the Peachtree Westin hotel. She later died from her injuries.
Banderas, Elia
Date Occurred: 12/30/1995
210 Peachtree St. Rm 6010
Age:
31
Sex:
Female
Race:
Hispanic
Report Narrative: On December 30, 1995, Ms. Banderas was found beaten to death inside of room 6010 of the Peachtree Westin hotel, where she worked as a maid.
Raines, Gloria
Date Occurred: 06/05/1991
896 Westmont Rd.
Age:
41
Sex:
Female
Race:
B
Report Narrative: Ms. Raines was found deceased inside of a vacant house at 896 Westmont Rd.
McGhee, Felecia
Date Occurred: 09/14/1990
93 Allen Temple Ct.
Age:
19
Sex:
Female
Race:
Black
Report Narrative: On 09/14/90, Felecia McGhee was found beaten and drowned in the bathtub of her apartment at 90 Allen Temple Ct.
Holman, Carol
Date Occurred: 04/06/1990
1944 Piedmont Cir. Rm 334
Age:
21
Sex:
Female
Race:
W
Report Narrative: On April 6, 1990, Ms. Holman was found stranguled to death inside of room 334 of the Holiday Inn at 1944 Piedmont Cir.
Macomber, John
Date Occurred: 07/31/1987
41 Irby St. NE
Age:
36
Sex:
Male
Race:
White
Report Narrative: John Macomber was found shot and killed inside of the Five Paces Inn bar where he worked.
Manning, Keith
Date Occurred: 04/20/1985
On 14th St. between Cresent Ave. and Peachtree St.
Age:
20
Sex:
Male
Race:
White
Report Narrative: On April 20, 1985, Keith Manning was found shot to death inside of a vehicle that crashed on 14th St. near Cresent Ave. He was possibly killed by a black male driving a taxi during a road rage incident.
Garmon, Owen
Date Occurred: 03/14/1985
1440 Middleton St. #79
Age:
33
Sex:
Male
Race:
B
Report Narrative: Mr. Garmon was found beaten to death inside of his apartment.
Bertolino, Elizabeth
Date Occurred: 02/20/1982
100 Techwood Dr. (old Omni hotel)
Age:
48
Sex:
Female
Race:
W
Report Narrative: Ms. Bertolino was found stabbed to death inside a walkway connecting the old Omni Hotel and the Ga. World Congress Center. He purse was taken from the scene.
Mills, Robert
Date Occurred: 02/04/1981
1400 Donnelly Ave. #D-2
Age:
59
Sex:
Male
Race:
B
Report Narrative: Robert Mills was found stabbed to death inside of his apartment on Donnelly Ave.
Dollar, Faye
Date Occurred: 12/04/1980
1470 Spring St.
Age:
22
Sex:
Female
Race:
Black
Report Narrative: Ms. Dollar was found in the truck of her vehicle on 12/04/2014 in the parking lot of the Admiral Benson Inn. She was reported missing by her family on 12/01/1980. She died from a blow to her head.
Converse, William
Date Occurred: 07/17/1980
1265 Lakewood Ave.
Age:
43
Sex:
Male
Race:
W
Report Narrative: On July 17, 1980, William Converse was found stabbed to death outside the rear of a warehouse at 1265 Lakewood Ave. Mr. Converse lived in the warehouse. It appeared that the warehouse had been burglarized.
Zaglin, Louis
Date Occurred: 01/29/1978
2424 Piedmont Rd NE
Age:
53
Sex:
Male
Race:
White
Report Narrative: On 01/29/78, Louis Zaglin was at a flea market at 2424 Piedmont Rd. when he saw a black male inside of his parked van. When he approached the van, the male shot him and fled the scene.
Marion, Judge
Date Occurred: 09/25/1977
1701 Northside Dr. Rm. 240
Age:
20
Sex:
Male
Race:
Black
Report Narrative: On September 25, 1977, Judge Marion was found deceased inside a room at the Howard Jphnson motel at 1701 Northside Dr. He had been beaten and bound.
Swalley, Sherri
Date Occurred: 12/23/1973
308 Skipper Pl. NW
Age:
8
Sex:
Female
Race:
White
Report Narrative: On 12/23/73, 8 year old Sherri Swalley was found raped and stabbed to death in the rear of the apartments at 308 Skipper Pl.
Levitt, Johnny
Date Occurred: 08/18/1973
957 Blue Ridge Ave.
Age:
33
Sex:
Male
Race:
Black
Report Narrative: Mr. Levitt was found shot to death in a driveway at 957 Blue Ridge Ave.