Sheriff's Office Updates as Suspect in Atlanta Shootings Arrested

The Crisp County Sheriff’s Office in Georgia said a suspect was taken into custody on March 16 in connection with shootings at three Atlanta-area massage parlors in which at least eight people were killed.

Of those killed, six were Asian women, according to reports citing authorities.

A 21-year-old man, Robert Aaron Long, was named as the suspect in the shootings. He was taken into custody in Crisp County.

“A 2007 black Hyundai Tucson was spotted south around mile marker 101 by Georgia State Patrol [GSP] and Crisp County Deputies,” Crisp County Sheriff’s Office said.

“A GSP Trooper performed a PIT maneuver around the 93 mile marker. The suspect was arrested without incident and transported to the Crisp County Detention Center.” Credit: Crisp County Sheriff’s Office via Storyful