Friday, July 25, 2008
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Gwinnett Daily Post
NORCROSS - Police identified a man slain in a deadly scuffle this week as a 30-year-old apartment dweller from Norcross.
Investigators believe Aurelio Vasquez was killed Tuesday night as he walked from a nearby store to his residence at the Wyncliff Pines Apartments. Witnesses told police Vasquez was confronted by two suspects before shots rang out. Police arrived at the apartment complex to find him deceased.
The apartments are located on Graves Road, near South Norcross-Tucker Road and northeast DeKalb County.
Gwinnett police spokesman Cpl. Illana Spellman said the circumstances and motive behind the killing are under investigation.
Anyone with information about the murder is urged to call the Gwinnett police homicide unit at 770-513-5300.