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CONYERS - The Rockdale County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in gathering information regarding an incident that occurred during the early morning hours of July 5.

According to Sheriff's Public Information Officer Lee Thomas, a July 4 and birthday celebration was being held at 2410 Kinmor Industrial Pkwy. in Conyers when, at around 03:26 a.m. on July 5, gunfire erupted inside the building. At least three individuals are currently known to have been struck by gunfire, and multiple shooters are suspected.

Anyone who attended the event or has information regarding the incident in question is asked to contact Investigator Tommy Green at 770-278-8183 or or Investigator Dwayne Smith at 770-278-8161 or

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Senior Reporter

Born and raised in Decatur, Ga. Graduated from Shorter College in Rome, Ga. in 1979 with B.A. in Communications. Worked in community newspapers for 26 years. Started at Rockdale Citizen/Newton Citizen in January 2016.

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