Police arrest man accused in Georgia mall shootout

By: AP
By: AP

Monday November 29, 2010

COLLEGE PARK, Ga. (AP) -- Police have arrested a man accused of shooting to death his estranged wife in a south Fulton County shopping center.

James Jamell Barrow was arrested without incident on Sunday night at a relative's home by Troup County deputies.

Police say the 36-year-old Barrow will be returned to College park to face murder, aggravated assault and aggravated stalking charges.

Investigators say 32-year-old Asa Stean Barrow died after being shot at the Old National Discount Mall shortly before 4 p.m. on Sunday. She was unresponsive when police arrived and was pronounced dead on arrival at South Fulton Medical Center.

Police say James Barrow exchanged gunfire with a mall security guard before fleeing the scene in a white sedan.

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