Clayton County

Clayton County man strangles 19-year-old woman to death during fight, police say

Clayton County police said a man has been arrested for murdering a 19-year-old woman at a Riverdale home.

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Police said they responded to reports of a domestic dispute involving a death on Sunday around 9 p.m.


Officers learned that the suspect, 20-year-old Kathan Guzman, admitted to dispatch that he choked the victim, 19-year-old Delila Grayson, to death.

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When officers got to the scene, they found Grayson dead in the bathtub. Detectives learned that the pair had gotten in a fight when Guzman choked Grayson.

Guzman was charged with malice murder and aggravated assault by strangulation.