3 Charged In Slaying Of Brunswick Man

Police Believe Shooting Occurred During Robbery Attempt

Published On: Oct 14 2011 02:07:54 PM EDT   Updated On: May 18 2009 04:00:11 AM EDT

Three Brunswick men were arrested in connection with a fatal shooting of a 52-year-old man Friday night on Norwich Street.

Brunswick police responding to a report of a shooting about 9:50 p.m. Friday found Drew Sweeney dead of a gunshot wound to the head.

A short time later, police arrested three men in the 2300 block of Wolfe Street in connection with the slaying.

The three charged with murder are: Bryant James Julio, 20; Antonio Lashun Thomas, 22; and Demetrius Deshawn Thomas, 27. Police said all three men are Brunswick residents.

Police said the shooting occurred during an attempted robbery.

The incident remains under investigation and anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Scott Harrell with the Brunswick Police Department at 921-267-5559 or Silent Witness at 912-267-5516.