They were called by McFarlane, who told officers he came home and discovered his girlfriend’s body in the backyard, police said. She had been shot at least once.
Investigators secured warrants for McFarlane’s arrest after speaking with witnesses and collecting evidence from the scene, detectives said. He was taken into custody about 2 a.m. Wednesday.
McFarlane remains held at the Gwinnett County Jail without bond, online records show.
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