UPDATE: Homicide investigators have actually determined a suspect in the shooting death of Thomas Jefferson Byrd.
On Oct. 14, Atlanta authorities authorities revealed that warrants for the arrest of 30-year-old Antonio Demetrice Rhynes of Atlanta for felony murder were provided and detectives from the APD Fugitive Unit were working to apprehend the suspect.
In the morning hours of Oct. 16, Rhynes was certainly jailed and required to the Fulton County Jail. As of press time, he had yet to get in a plea.
Hollywood has actually lost a star.
Actor Thomas Jefferson Byrd died in Atlanta, Ga. on Saturday, Oct. 3 “from multiple gunshot wounds to the back,” a representative for the Atlanta Police Department stated in a declaration to E! News.
According to regional police, officers reacted to a “person injured call” around 1: 45 a.m. EST on Saturday. Upon arrival, authorities stated they discovered “a male lying unresponsive at the location.”
An EMS group likewise reacted to the call, and quickly after getting here, they pronounced the male dead. The victim was later on determined to be Byrd. He was 70 years of ages. At this time, it’s uncertain what the scenarios are surrounding the occurrence. Per the Atlanta Police Department, Byrd’s death is presently under examination.