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Police investigating fatal weekend shooting in Tifton

Posted at 3:22 PM, Jun 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-23 15:22:33-04

TIFTON, Ga. (WTXL) — Police are investigating after a 20-year-old man was shot and killed on Father's Day evening in Tifton.

According to the Tifton Police Department, officers responded to a shooting at 1401 Newton Drive on Sunday afternoon.

When officers arrived on scene , they was discovered that 20-year-old Dajoun Custis was suffering from a gunshot wound.

Custis was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

At this time, detectives are actively investigating this case.

Authorities are asking anyone with information to contact Detective Saylor or Detective Gann with the Tifton Police Department at (229) 382-3132.

Anonymous tips are also welcomed on the tip line at (229) 391-3911.