MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Police in Cobb County have arrested a Smyrna man and charged him in the New Year's Eve death of a Marietta woman, as well as three recent robberies.
Police said Friday they have arrested 26-year-old Sergio Vera-Lule. He faces charges of murder and aggravated assault in the Dec. 31 shooting death of 37-year-old Manju Gurung Poonmagar.
He was being held in the Cobb County Adult Detention Center without bond. It wasn't immediately clear whether he had a lawyer.
Police also charged him with three counts of armed robbery for recent robberies at three businesses in Marietta.
Police responding to a report of a vehicle crash at an apartment complex Dec. 31 found Poonmagar dead inside her vehicle.