$25,000 reward offered for info in Alexan EAV murder

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt November 10, 2016
Alex Newton. Photo obtained via Facebook

Alex Newton. Photo obtained via Facebook

The reward for information leading to the arrest of a suspect in the murder of a man at his East Atlanta Village apartment has increased to $25,000.

Alex Newton returned to his apartment at the Alexan EAV in Atlanta on his lunch break on Oct. 31 and stumbled onto a burglary, according to Prettysouthern.com. He was shot to death and the suspect is at large.

There is a vigil planned in Newton’s honor this evening, Nov. 10.

Atlanta Police have released new video of the person who is considered a suspect in the case.

“The suspect appears to linger at the entryway break the lock on the door to gain entry,” a police spokesperson said. “Next you see him in the hallway and then in the parking garage.”

Here is a previous video showing the same person of interest in the case:

Here are two photos of the suspect provided by Atlanta Police:



Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at (404) 577-TIPS. All callers can remain anonymous.

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