LITHONIA, Georgia – On Monday night, a 17-year-old Georgia teen made a life-altering decision.
Around 7 p.m. police officers responded to a home on the 5200 block of Great Meadows Road.
Once inside, they found the bleeding body of 16-year-old Jewell Jefferson.The teen was in her bed, bleeding to death. Jefferson was shot in the head with a gun that was still in the room, when police arrived.
Jewell was rushed to the hospital where she succumbed to her injuries.
Jewell’s parents said the teen had been in the bedroom with her 17-year-old boyfriend, Carl Devonta Moore, who fled the scene.
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