Double homicide suspect arrested by FBI - CBS46 News

Double homicide suspect arrested by FBI

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Source: FBI Atlanta Source: FBI Atlanta
ATLANTA (CBS46) -

Investigators have identified the man they believe killed two people June 3, 2018.

Rufus Weems, 62, was arrested by FBI agents at an apartment complex in the 300 block of Arrowhead Boulevard in Jonesboro.

Police say Weems shot 25 year-old Christopher Welch and 18 year-old Chloe Dowdy following an altercation at a home in the 200 block of Bromack Dr. SE.

Weems is a former convicted felon. CBS46 learned he has been in and out of the Georgia Correctional System since the 1970's.

Weems will be held at the Fulton County Jail. He is charged with two counts of murder.

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