Smyrna man arrested in Nevada for wife's strangulation death - CBS46 News

Smyrna man arrested in Nevada for wife's strangulation death

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SMYRNA, GA (CBS46) -

Smyrna police said a man was arrested in Reno, Nevada early Wednesday for his wife's murder.

Derrick Williams, 30, was wanted for killing his wife 33-year-old Finesse Dawson, according to police.

Police said Williams tried to cover it up. They said he cleaned up Dawson's body, then wrapped her in bedding to hide the crime.

Autopsy results from the Cobb County Medical Examiner revealed evidence of strangulation as a cause of death.

Warrants were issued for malice murder, felony murder, aggravated battery and concealing the death of other, along with other charges.

Williams resisted arrested, according to police.

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