Gwinnett County

Police searching for mastermind in ‘murder for hire’ shooting of woman at Gwinnett car dealership

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. — A second man has been identified as a suspect in the shooting death of a woman at a Gwinnett County car dealership.

Channel 2′s Matt Johnson has learned that Gwinnett County police are now searching for the man in what they believe was a murder-for-hire plot.

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Courtney Owens, 34, was shot and killed by a masked man at the Royal Court Motors dealership where she worked on Dec. 10.

We’re working to learn more about the second suspect, for Channel 2 Action News starting at 4 p.m.


Gwinnett Police arrested and charged Wesley Vickers, 23, with felony murder, malice murder and aggravated assault earlier this month.

On Thursday, police said they are also searching for an additional suspect in connection to Owens’ death, 41-year-old Stoney Williams.

Police said Williams was Owens’ ex-boyfriend and business partner.

Williams has not been taken into custody but is facing charges of felony murder, malice murder and aggravated assault.

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Police said Williams has multiple aliases including Sherrod Eric Henry, Jaheim Lamar, Lawrence Tyrell Robinson, X Superman, Alvin Marcus Williams, Stanley Williams, Stanley Lamar Williams, Stoney Williams, Stoney L Williams, Stoney Larmar Williams, Stoney Lee Williams, Stony David Williams.

Anyone with information is asked to contact GCPD detectives at 770-513-5300. To remain anonymous, tipsters should contact Crime Stoppers at 404-577-TIPS (8477) or visit