Who is Marquez Smith? Bio, Wiki, Age, Suspect, Police Report

Marquez Smith Bio – Marquez Smith Wiki

Marquez Smith allegedly shot the mother of his child and her boyfriend during a custody exchange in Georgia on Sunday.


Marquez Smith is 35 years old.


A Georgia man reportedly turned himself in after allegedly shooting his ex-wife and her boyfriend during a custody exchange of the former couple’s 15-year-old daughter.

The suspect, Marquez Smith, is charged with two counts of felony murder, two counts of felony aggravated assault, one count of possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, two counts of cruelty to children and one count of violating parole, FOX 5 Atlanta reported.

Deputies for the Newton County Sheriff’s Office responded at about 6:15 p.m. to a home on Pebble Lane in Covington, Ga., to find a man and woman suffering from gunshot wounds.

Investigators said the victims were at home to drop off the woman’s 15-year-old daughter, but the teen girl did not want to go into the house with her father.

At some point, Smith returned to the house to retrieve a gun and went outside, shooting his ex-wife and her boyfriend while they sat inside their vehicle.

They both were struck, and the man, who was behind the wheel, attempted to flee the scene, but the vehicle careened into a mailbox, WXIA-TV reported.

Marquez Smith is charged with many crimes, including two counts of felony murder.
Newton County Sheriff’s Office
Desiree Cash was murdered during a custody exchange over her ex-husband’s daughter.
FOX 5 Atlanta
He was pronounced dead at the scene, while the woman died in an ambulance while transported to the hospital. FOX 5 identified the deceased woman as Desiree Cash.

Smith initially fled in a pick-up truck but made arrangements to turn himself in at the Newton County Sheriff’s Office around midnight.

A relative of one of the victims told FOX 5 that a seven-month-old was also in the car when Smith allegedly fired into the vehicle.

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