GAINESVILLE - A Hall County man is behind bars after allegedly fatally assaulting his grandmother Friday.
Hall County Sheriff's Deputy John Marshall said the call came in around 2:30 p.m. from a home on Liberty Street in the New Holland community.
After deputies arrived, 70 year old Lula Bell Howard was transported to Northeast Georgia Medical Center by Hall County EMS, where she later died.
The Hall County Sheriff's Office obtained an arrest warrant for murder against 32 year old Ronnie Quqomeki Rucker in the death of his grandmother.
Marshall said Rucker was booked into the Hall County Jail and was being held awaiting his first court appearance.