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Fatal wound of the mother, with 3 children to leave the family and friends devastated; suspect in custody, authorities say

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Friends and family of a 29-year-old Georgia woman and her three children who were found to be fatal in an apartment, and on Wednesday, saying the tragedy had come as a total shock to the community, according to the report.

Jerrica Spellman and children, were found dead Wednesday evening in a South Columbus apartment complex, WTVM-TV reported. The youngest child, was a child, and was the oldest of 3, according to the report.

A suspect, identified as 27-year-old Travane, Brandon, Jackson, was taken into custody on four counts of domestic violence, according to the station.

Travane Brandon Jackson is charged with four counts of murder, according to police.
(Muscogee County Jail)

Spellman, Jackson had been in a relationship and lived together in the apartment at the time of the quadruple homicide, authorities said. Jackson shares his name with the three children, and are believed to be their father, police said.

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Those of you who are for the couple, said Jackson seemed to be with the love of his family, and worked a number of jobs to support them.

“All I know is, that boy’s crush for the kids, and that’s what he’s using for the promotion,” a friend of Jackson’s, told WTVM-TV. “Two, three jobs, plus that certainly is a shock. I don’t know what to pray for, on both sides of the family.”

A friend of Spellman, told the Columbus Ledger-the Researcher that she was ‘ full of love and life.”

“I am still really feeling like it’s not happening,” she said. “They don’t deserve that, not at all. She is not a bad thing to those people; they always want to see people in a good mood. If you’re in a bad mood, she would try to do something funny or say something to make you laugh.”

A Georgia mother and her three young children have been found to be fatal on Wednesday, according to police.
(fbi.gov)

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Spellman family, meanwhile, expressed shock, noting that she was a wonderful mother who would do anything for her children. She said that there were no alarming signs in between the couple.

“Like I said, it’s a senseless act, you will know that families have lost,” said one student. “Everyone lost someone and something.”

Fox News’ Dom Calicchio, contributed to this report.

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