Man sought after 2 found shot at crash scene

Police are seeking Courtney Partlow, 29, of Lincolnton, in a double homicide.


Authorities are seeking a Lin­coln­ton man accused of killing two people found dead after a car accident Saturday in Lincoln County.

The Georgia Bureau of Inves­ti­ga­tion has obtained arrest warrants for Courtney Partlow, 29, on charges of murder, Special Agent in Charge Pat Morgan said. He is considered armed and dangerous.

Lincoln County sheriff’s deputies called to Augusta Highway and Old Petersburg Road at 10:38 a.m. found two bodies in one of the wrecked vehicles. Lakendra Elam, 27, and Terrence Norman, 28, both of Lincolnton, had been shot.

The second vehicle was found abandoned, Morgan said.

Anyone with information on Part­low is asked to call the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office at (706) 359-4118 or the GBI’s Thomson office at (706) 595-2575.


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