Double murder suspect arrested in Thomasville

Posted at 4:05 PM, Sep 11, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-11 16:05:00-04

THOMASVILLE, Ga. (WTXL) - The Georgia Bureau of Investigation and Thomas County deputies have arrested a man in connection to a double murder.

26-year-old Keith Oliver was found and arrested in Thomasville, in connection with the murders of 72-year-old Willie Oliver and 62-year-old Jerome Nixon.

A neighbor found the two dead in a home on February 10 in Pearson, Georgia, northeast of Valdosta.

Both died of gunshot wounds.

Keith Oliver is charged with two counts of malice murder, two counts of felony murder and two counts of aggravated assault.