Arrest made in shooting death of man in Kennesaw

- Cobb County Police have made an arrest in the shooting death of a man Saturday night in Kennesaw.

They identified the suspect as Naeem Jakwan Edwards, 19, of Acworth. He's in the Cobb County Jail without bond on charges of felony murder and aggravated assault with intent to murder.

Officers say he shot and killed Justin Dallas, 23, outside a house on West Station Drive.

Dallas is from Woodstock. His close friends, Haleigh Mull and Taylor Wilson, spoke with FOX 5's Marissa Mitchell Sunday. They said Dallas was at a party with a group before an argument escalated into gunfire. They said Dallas leaves behind two children, including a baby boy.

Police haven't released a motive in the case.

This incident remains under investigation, and anyone with information about it is asked to call the Cobb County Police Department Crimes Against Persons Unit at (770) 499-3945.

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