Police: Gainesville murder suspect may be in metro Atlanta - CBS46 News

Police: Gainesville murder suspect may be in metro Atlanta

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Rodnie Maurice Stokes Rodnie Maurice Stokes
ATLANTA (CBS46) -

The Gainesville police department is asking for the public's help in tracking down a man wanted for murder.

They are looking for Rodnie Maurice Stokes, 27.

Police say Stokes was involved in a drug-related robbery that ended with Cedric Huff being shot to death on West Avenue in Gainesville.

Warrants have been issued for Stokes for felony murder and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Police think Stokes, who also goes by the name "Rebel" or "Rodine," could be in the metro Atlanta area. They say he has ties to Norcross and Gwinnett County.

Stokes is considered to be armed and dangerous. If you should see him, please call police.

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