Gainesville's police arrested an East Point man in connection with the fatal shooting of a famous businessman outside of CVS on Thursday, officials said. Parrish announced at a press conference
Businessman and philanthropist Jack Haw, 73, was sitting in a parked car while his wife entered CVS at Park Hill Drive, Parrish said. By the window of the car, Bennett approached and tried to rob Haw about 19:45. Demarin Bennett was arrested Sunday East Point on Sunday morning. (Photo: Hall of Sheriff's Office)
"He opposed the suspect's attempt and struggle," Parris said. "At that time, Mr. Hough was shot while sitting inside his car, twice in the torso."
He was taken to the Medical Center in northeastern Georgia, where he later died, AJC.com reported. Businessman shot dead outside CVS of Gainesville while working with a woman
Investigators have found court evidence in the place that led them to Bennett, Parish says. After being arrested without an incident at East Point, he was taken back to Hall County and was detained in jail on charges of murder. Patric said he was arrested earlier, but did not have details of his criminal history. He was in Gainesville with his girlfriend to look for work and housing opportunities, police said.
How's a renowned businessman in North Georgia. The Air Force veteran, his successful business has developed and run food courts in malls and airports nationwide, Canal 2 reported on Friday.
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He is also known for his charity work. His family asked for donations instead of flowers to be made to two of Gainesville's favorite charity organizations: We Care and Gainesville's First Unified Methodist Church. Haugh's family after the arrest. "It takes this cloud from them as they begin their own healing process." 19659002] – We understand your concern and concern about your safety in the city, – said Parris. "We know that occasional violence is not a norm for Gainesville, Georgia."
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