Mother of man accused of killing Atlanta rapper Trouble helped turn him in, sheriff says – WSB-TV Channel 2

Mother of man accused of killing Atlanta rapper Trouble helped turn him in, sheriff says – WSB-TV Channel 2

ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. — The man accused of killing Atlanta rapper Trouble turned himself in to Rockdale County Sheriff’s Deputies overnight Tuesday.

Trouble, whose real name is Mariel Orr, was shot while visiting a friend at a Conyers apartment complex early Sunday morning.

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Sheriff Eric Levett said his team of investigators met Monday morning to devise a plan to locate Jamichael Jones, the man who deputies believe killed Orr.

Deputies visited places familiar to Jones and kicked off “Knock and Talk” to speak to those who may know where he was.

One of those locations was the home of the suspect’s mother, officials said.

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Levett said Jones’ mother was instrumental in his surrender after calling his mother and telling her he wanted to surrender peacefully.

Jones then gave deputies a location where he would go and was subsequently arrested.

According to Levett, Jones faces charges of murder, aggravated assault, battery and home invasion. The investigation is ongoing.

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