Jimmy Brian Blackmon

Jimmy Brian Blackmon

The manhunt for a suspected murderer has led police back to the scene where a woman was shot on Sunday. 

Polk County Police Chief Kenny Dodd said this afternoon that law enforcement agencies have set up a perimeter near Rice Road in Rockmart.

Dodd said detectives received a lead that Jimmy Brian Blackmon had returned to the house where he allegedly shot and killed his wife, Ginger Blackmon, on Sunday night.

When police arrived, Blackmon ran into the woods. Dodd said they had a helicopter on the way to provide aerial surveillance of the area. 

More on this story as it becomes available. 

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