Mother, teen shot and killed, Gwinnett police search for suspect

Gwinnett County police are investigating a double shooting that left a mother and her 15-year-old son dead Friday. 

Police respond to the scene in the 5000 block of Apple Grove Road near Flowery Branch Friday.

Gwinnett police said do not believe the incident is a murder-suicide.

Authorities confirmed 24-year-old William Jerome Adams is wanted in connection to the deadly shooting.

William Jerome Adams (Gwinnett County Police Department )

According to investigators, a 40-year-old woman and a 15-year-old male were found at the scene shortly after 2 p.m. The woman and her son were suffering from apparent gunshot wounds, police say. 

Adams is described by police as a male, weighing approximately 210 pounds, and standing 6 feet and 2 inches tall. He is also believed to have been in a relationship with the female victim.

Gwinnett officials say Adam was last believed to be driving a 2010 black Audi with Georgia license plate number RWT9487.

Details on what led up to the shooting were not immediately available. 

An investigation continues.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to contact the Gwinnett County Police Department at 770-513-5300. To remain anonymous, tipsters should contact Crime Stoppers at 404-577-TIPS (8477). 

Crime Stoppers tipsters can receive a cash reward for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case.

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