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Police looking for armed, dangerous man involved in Thomasville shooting

TPD looking for wanted man in Thomasville shooting
Posted at 8:07 PM, Feb 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-21 20:07:01-05

THOMASVILLE, Ga. (WTXL) — The Thomasville Police Department is looking for an armed and dangerous man involved in a shooting Wednesday night.

According to Thomasville Police, the shooting happened in the 800 block of Wright Street at about 9:00 p.m.

They said 21-year-old Demetrius Brooks shot the victim in the torso after a dispute between the two escalated. Officers did say Brooks and victim knew each other.

Thomasville Police are currently looking for Brooks and wants him to turn himself in.

He is wanted for aggravated assault and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.

Anyone with information on the suspect's whereabouts are asked to please call the Thomasville Police Department at 229-226-2101.