Crime & Courts Richmond Co. | Columbia Co. | Aiken Co. |

Man under semi shot, run over, police say

Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013 9:06 AM
Last updated 6:17 PM
  • Follow Crime & courts

ATLANTA — Police say a man whose body was found under a semitrailer at a gas station near Atlanta was shot in addition to being run over.

Fulton County police Detective Melissa Parker says 37-year-old Jarvis Hester was shot at least once.

Hester’s body was discovered around 1 a.m. Monday in the parking lot of the Shell station on Fulton Industrial Boulevard and Patton Drive. Authorities say Hester lived in the area.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports ( that an autopsy was being conducted to determine the exact cause of death.

Police have said previously that Hester was run over by a vehicle, possibly a semi.

Top headlines

Georgia's defense steps up to put last year behind them

ATLANTA — Georgia’s defense forced three turnovers and held the Yellow Jackets to 276 total yards of offense.
Search Augusta jobs