Carrollton Police Investigate Murder on Adamson Square

Carrollton, GA (July 30, 2022) – Richard Sigman, age 47, of Carrollton, Georgia has been arrested and charged with murder, aggravated assault x 3, and possession of a firearm during the commission of crime for his involvement in the death of Anna Jones, age 18, of Carrollton. Sigman has been booked into the Carroll County Jail.

On Saturday, July 30, 2022, at approximately 12:27 A.M., officers responded to Tanner Medical Center regarding a female with a gunshot wound.  Callers advised the incident occurred off Adamson Square in the courthouse parking deck. 

Preliminary information indicates that Sigman and another male got into a verbal altercation at Leopoldo’s.  The male notified security that Sigman threatened to shoot him.  Security approached Sigman, saw he had a weapon, and told him to leave.  Sigman then left walking toward the parking deck.   The investigation then indicates Sigman walked into the parking deck and began shooting into a parked vehicle striking the victim.  Friends immediately drove her to the hospital where she was pronounced deceased.

This case is active and ongoing. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Carrollton Police Department at 770-834-4451.  All callers may remain anonymous.

Media Contact:  Sgt. Meredith Browning, 770-834-4451 /