The identities of the four people who were shot during an incident that occurred on May 12, 2021, at the Preston Hills apartment complex in Buford have finally been released by the Gwinnett County Police Department.
Edgar J. Cruz-Fuentes, age 24 of Buford was identified as the person who was found deceased at the scene. Deniss Becerra, a 27-year-old female from Buford later succumbed to her injuries at the hospital. Another male, Ronald R. Cruz-Fuentes, age 20 of Buford is still listed in critical condition while a 20-year-old female, Lillian Kayarath was treated and released from the hospital.
According to investigators, the motive for the shooting remains unclear and they are asking anyone with any information in this case to please come forward. Witnesses are encouraged to call GCPD detectives at 770-513-5300 or Crime Stoppers. To remain anonymous, tipsters should contact Atlanta Crime Stoppers at 404-577-TIPS (8477) or visit www.stopcrimeATL.com. Crime Stoppers tipsters can receive a cash reward for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case. Case number: 21-036618