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08-13-2014, 01:30 PM

Father shot and killed in robbery attack
Posted: Aug 08, 2014 7:33 AM PST Updated: Aug 13, 2014 7:34 AM PST



A Tift County family is grieving after their relative was shot and killed during a home invasion in Duluth.

37-year-old Adam Schrier of Atlanta was shot and killed at his home early Wednesday morning. Police are looking for two gunmen responsible.

"We understand that this is robbery motivated. Apparently two suspects," said Maj. Don Woodruff with Duluth Police.

Schrier's girlfriend and her 8-year-old daughter were also shot during the attack. They were taken to a hospital and later released. Schrier's 4-year-old daughter was also in the home but was not injured.


Sketches Released of Suspects in Gwinnett Home Invasion, Homicide
Adam Schrier, 37, was killed in his Duluth home Wednesday, Aug. 6.


Duluth Police’s descriptions of the suspects:

Suspect 1: Black male, light-skinned, mid-to-late 20s, very thin build, approximately 6 feet to 6 feet, 2 inches tall.

Suspect 2: Black male, dark-skinned, mid-to-late 20s, thin build, approximately 5 feet, 9 inches tall. He also has facial hair.

08-27-2014, 10:22 AM

One arrested, 4 sought in deadly Duluth home invasion
Updated: Aug 27, 2014 10:05 AM PST


Warrants have been issued for five people in connection to a deadly home invasion that took place on August 6, along Summecrest Lane in Duluth.

Police believe that six people were involved in the home invasion that killed 37-year-old Adam Schrier, Jamie Smith, 31, and injured a woman and an 8-year-old.

Pierre Cedric Scott was arrested on Tuesday.

According to reports, charges for the sixth person will be sought through an indictment.

Police have warrants for Brian Brewner, Devon Jenkins, Pierre Scott, James Stokes and Jonathan Pichardo. Most of the warrants are for felony murder and robbery. Jenkins has warrants for malice murder, felony murder, aggravated assault and armed robbery.

Police say they are confident they will find the suspects.

The crime is believed to have been motivated by involvement in illegal narcotics.

09-06-2014, 06:57 AM

Murder suspect in Duluth home invasion apprehended after SWAT call
As of Thursday, September 4, 2014

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LAWRENCEVILLE — SWAT officers persuaded a murder suspect to come out of the Lawrenceville home where he was barricaded with several small children Thursday.

Sheriff’s office SWAT team members responded Thursday afternoon to a home at 311 Bedford Bay Lane in Lawrenceville, where Devon Jenkins — one of five suspects named in the Aug. 6 home invasion-murder of Adam Schrier — was holed up inside. According to sheriff’s office spokeswoman Deputy Shannon Volkodav, Jenkins refused to leave the home, where he was initially barricaded with four young children and an adult woman

10-20-2015, 06:51 AM

Man convicted of orchestrating fatal home invasion
3:18 p.m. EDT October 19, 2015

DULUTH, Ga. -- A man who authorities say orchestrated a fatal home invasion in Duluth, Ga. has been convicted of murder.

A Gwinnett County jury convicted Brian Brewner in the death of 37-year-old Adam Schrier.

Authorities say although Brewner was not physically involved in the home invasion, he was the mastermind that led four others to break into the home in August of 2014.

Brewner was convicted of a number of charges, including felony murder and cruelty to children.

Prosecutors say sentencing is set for a later date.


Top (left-to-right): Devon Jenkins, Brian Brewner, Pierre Scott | Bottom (left-to-right): Jonathan Pichardo, James Stokes

02-18-2016, 08:44 AM

Jury: 1 guilty, 2 not guilty of murder in deadly Duluth home invasion
6:29 p.m. EST February 17, 2016


DULUTH, Ga. – A jury found one defendants guilty and two not guilty of murder in a deadly Duluth home invasion.

James Stokes, Devon Jenkins and Pierre Scott faced numerous charges in connection with the August 2014 attack. Adam Schrier was murdered and his wife and 9-year-old child were shot in the home invasion.

The jury found Jenkins guilty of felony murder, aggravated assault, burglary in the first degree, home invasion in the first degree, conspiracy to commit a crime, armed robbery, false imprisonment and cruelty to children in the first degree and possession of firearm by a convicted felon. He was found not guilty of malice murder.

Scott was found not guilty of murder charges, but guilty on burglary in the first degree, home invasion in the first degree, conspiracy to commit a crime, armed robbery, false imprisonment, cruelty to children and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Stokes was found not guilty of murder and other charges. He was found guilty of conspiracy to commit a crime.

The crime's alleged mastermind, Brian Joseph Brewner, has already been convicted and sentenced to life.

Prosecutors alleged that Stokes, Jenkins and Scott were sent to the home to recover drugs and cash that Schrier had allegedly taken from another drug trafficker.

Scott was sentenced to life in prison plus a consecutive 5 years to serve.

Stokes was sentenced to 10 years to serve in confinement. Jenkins will be sentenced at a later date.