Mableton man charged with killing his grandfather - CBS46 News

Mableton man charged with killing his grandfather

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A Mableton man and his girlfriend were arrested after police say they killed the man's grandfather.

Edward Smith, 78, of Lilburn was reported missing to the Cobb County Police Department on Sunday.

Smith nor his truck had been seen by his family since May 2.

On Tuesday, Smith was found dead inside his truck in south Cobb County.

After investigating, Casey Collins, 30, and his 23-year-old girlfriend Sarah Cook, both of Mableton, have been charged with his death.

The Cobb County Medical Examiner's Office will conduct an autopsy to determine the manner and cause of his death.

Collins and Cook are being held without bond at the Cobb County Adult Detention Center, each charged with felony murder.

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