GBI arrests two Rome men in connection with sisters found murdered under bridge
From the GBI: "The following individuals have been arrested in connection with the double homicide investigation in Rome, GA: Arrested 5/18/20: Desmond Lavonta Brown, age 28, charge - misdemeanor obstruction of a police officer. Arrested 5/19/20: Devin Lashawn Watts, age 36, charges - theft of receiving stolen property; possession of a firearm by convicted felon. These arrests were the results of search warrants executed on apartments and vehicles based on leads that were developed and tips received from the GBI Tip Line. This investigation remains active and ongoing. Anyone with information pertaining to this this case is urged to contact the GBI at 1-800-597-TIPS (8477)."
Last week GBI investigators asked assistance in the Rome homicide investigation. Two females have now been identified as Vanita Richardson, age 19, of Rome, GA and Trevena Clarece Campbell, age 31, of Rome, GA both sisters were found murdered.