Police need your help finding find a man accused of shooting and killing a metro Atlanta father as he changed the locks on the front door of his new home.
Authorities say Dexter Hubbard tried to barge into Soloman “Sol” Williams’ Gossamer Street home about 4 p.m. Monday.
At the time, Williams’ wife and children were inside the residence, which is in Union City’s Oakley Township subdivision.
Williams tried to protect them, according to Channel 2 Action News.
Louisa Williams told the news station that she saw her husband struggle “to push the door, like somebody was pushing, forcing to come in. I’m like, ‘What is going on?’”
Then, she heard a loud boom.
“I say, ‘Oh my God. What’s that?’” Louisa Williams told Channel 2. “I saw him slowly come down.”
She watched him take his last breath.
No one else was injured in the incident.
However, the intruder left behind flip-flops that were analyzed for DNA, according to Channel 2.
Anyone with information about Hubbard’s whereabouts is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 404-577-8477 or Fulton police at 404-613-6600 or 404-613-9117.
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