GBI investigating two deaths in Pearson
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has been called in after two bodies were found in Atkinson County over the weekend.
According to the GBI, a neighbor called in about the bodies in the 300 block of West Allen Avenue in Pearson just before 2 p.m. on Saturday.
They have been identified as 72-year-old Willie Oliver Sr. and 62-year-old Jerome Nixon.
Both died from apparent gunshot wounds according to investigators, but will be undergoing autopsy at the GBI Crime Lab in Macon.
If you have any information on the deaths of Oliver and Nixon, you are asked to contact the Pearson Police Department at (912) 422-7411 or the GBI office in Douglas at (912) 389-4103.