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Coroner identifies body found in Jasper County as Tennessee murder suspect

East Ridge man on the run after killing mother, friend Coroner identifies body found in Jasper County as Tennessee murder suspect
Steven Clarke | 10 April, 2018, 15:09

Gaines, 22, is from Ringgold Georgia.

Jasper County Sheriff Randy Johnson said the body of a Tennessee murder suspect was found near the Vossburg exit on Monday morning.

"As I sit here in MS, writing this on the side of I-59 south after my auto broke down, what I look forward to is the nothingness after death", he wrote, the Clarion-Ledger reported.

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Police mentioned they had been trying to find 23-year-old Casey Lawhorn, proper, suspected of killing his mom, Vi Lawhorn, and his good friend.

"My mom was completely wasted, and just like every other time she gets drunk, she goes on and on, without prompt, about how devastated she'd be if I killed myself", Lawhorn wrote.

According to the Facebook post from Sunday evening, Lawhorn, who in the post claims he is "almost 24", admitted to picking up a "stolen.22 LR rifle caliber" from his bedroom and about 1:30 a.m., walked up to his friend dozing on the living room floor and "shot him in the head once".

WDAM, the NBC affiliate in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, reports I-59 was shut down at mile marker 118 in Jasper County.

Lawton, who was reportedly driving a gold 2002 Ford Taurus with a Tennessee tag W0327L was believed to be somewhere in Dade County, GA.

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The victims have been identified as Lawhorn's mother, Vi Lawhorn, and a friend.

The Dade County Sheriff's Office said a auto resembling the vehicle Lawhorn is reportedly driving did get fuel at a Dade County gas station around 5:30 am.

A SWAT team surrounded his gold Taurus, but he was nowhere to be found, Tennessee authorities said. East Ridge Police Assistant Police Chief Stan Allen told ABC News the post was authentic, saying he "posted a pretty specific message on Facebook detailing the crime".

According to the Dade County Sheriff's Office, a vehicle was seen at a gas station getting gas in Dade County that matched the description of the suspect's vehicle. He was not in the auto, but authorities suspected he was still in the area, the Jasper County Sheriff's Department said at the time. If you see him, call 911 immediately.

It happened around 5 am Sunday morning.

"Thoughts and prayers" are a waste of time, he told his Facebook friends, and would not help his brother, who Lawhorn said he had hurt the most with his actions.

"They ended up forcing entry into the home", he said.

Police said Lawhorn stayed on the phone with dispatch for about 20 minutes. Officers warned he was believed to be armed and harmful. He is around 5'5' and 108 pounds.

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