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Double Homicide Investigation

Post Date:08/01/2016

*Updated at 4:24 PM on Aug 1, 2016*

The victims from this morning’s homicide investigation at 885 Woodstock Rd have been identified as NATALIE A. HENDERSON, 17, of Roswell and CARTER J. DAVIS, 17, of Woodstock.  HENDERSON is a student at Roswell High School and DAVIS is a student at River Ridge High School.  Administration at both schools have been working to set up counselors and resources for students as needed.

Roswell Police Detectives continue to follow up on leads, perform interviews, and review surveillance video from area businesses.  Any witnesses who may have been in the area in the early morning hours, specifically 2-3 AM, are asked to contact the Roswell Police Department.


This morning, August 1, 2016, shortly before 6:00am, Roswell Police Officers responded to Publix, 885 Woodstock Rd, in Roswell, in reference to two subjects found dead behind the business. The male and female were located by a delivery driver shortly before 6:00 AM.

The preliminary investigation shows that the two victims are teenagers from the area and each suffered head trauma.

Roswell Police Detectives and Crime Scene Investigators along with help from Sandy Springs Police Crime Scene Investigators and GBI have been working to locate witnesses and other evidence.

There is no further information on suspects or the identification of the victims at this time.

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