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Armed man robs Subway; runs away with cash, bookbag

An armed man robbed an employee of a Subway restaurant on Vineville Avenue on Friday, April 28, 2017.

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Lizella couple was wary but kind to neighbor. Then, he attacked.

Vivian and Bobby Hughes were attacked at their home on Moncrief Road in Lizella by their 27-year-old neighbor, Gavin Williams. Vivian Hughes died hours after the attack on April 25, 2017. Williams was killed by the SWAT team after a three-hour standoff. Bobby Hughes was in serious condition at a hospital Wednesday.

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Woman killed in Lizella attack was retired Bibb County teacher

Vivian Hughes, 70, a retired Bibb County school teacher died April 25, 2017, after she was attacked at her home at 2768 Moncrief Road in Lizella in an assault that critically wounded her husband, Sanders Hughes. The alleged attacker, Gavin Williams, was shot and killed by a Bibb County Sheriff’s SWAT team member.

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"I'm just puzzled," says neighbor of slain woman and her killer

Charles Dewberry, 74, recalls the Hughes family wouldn't let Gavin Williams in their home, but he says they were kind to him. Williams attacked the elderly couple at their Lizella home. He was killed in a standoff with the SWAT team on Moncrief Road on April 25, 2017.
Laura Corley The Telegraph
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"I'm just puzzled," says neighbor of slain woman and her killer

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