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Two Men In Three Days Killed By Gun Violence In Villa Rica

Villa Rica Police on Wednesday identified the man whose body was discovered outside a local apartment building where he resided.
 
VRPD Captain Keith Shaddix says a maintenance man discovered the body of 41-year old Larcano “Dale” Ydale Boykin, shortly after 11 a.m.Tuesday outside the Hampton Court Apartments off of Industrial Boulevard.
 
Shaddix has also confirmed that Boykin died from a gunshot wound and the case is being investigated as a homicide. Investigators have not yet publicly identified a suspect in this shooting.
 
Anyone with information should contact the VRPD.
 
Boykin is the second Villa Rica resident to fall victim of a shooting this week.
 
33-year old Christopher Sean Gibson was shot to death at close range at his Villa Rica home just after midnight Monday morning. The Carroll County Sheriff's Office has charged a 24-year old Alabama man in that case.