UPDATE: Several arrested after deadly Kroger parking lot shooting

By: Staff
By: Staff
Several people have been arrested in connection to the deadly shooting at the Kroger parking lot on Deans Bridge Road, the Richmond County Sheriff

Aquil Ferrell (WRDW-TV)

Friday, March 7, 2014

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- Several people have been arrested in connection to the deadly shooting at the Kroger parking lot on Deans Bridge Road, the Richmond County Sheriff's Office said.

Deputy Coroner Kenneth Boose said 18-year-old Montravius Deshawn McNair died from multiple gun shot wounds.

The Sheriff's office said the following people have been arrested:

Dequan Blake, 18, felony murder and misdemeanor affray
Elevonte J. Cooper, 19, misdemeanor affray
Cordarius C. Ayers, 19, misdemeanor affray
Daushun J. Ellis, 19, misdemeanor affray
Jaques R. Woodard, 19, misdemeanor affray
Tydavius Z. Bradley, 19, misdemeanor affray
Aquil J. Ferrell, 18, wanted for misdemeanor affray
Karl M. Kelly, 18, to be charged with misdemeanor affray after medical treatment is completed.

The Sheriff's Office is still looking for one suspect:

Napoleon J. Moss Jr., 19, wanted for misdemeanor affray

During the homicide investigation, the Sheriff's office said some people were also found to have been involved in a home invasion that happened on Tuesday on Wrightsboro Road.

In that incident, the following individuals were charged with the following:

Cordarius C. Ayers, charged with armed robbery, burglary, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime and aggravated assault*
Daushun J. Ellis, charged with armed robbery, burglary, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime and aggravated assault*
Keoshamine L. Tanksley, 18, charged with armed robbery
Samoney Tanksley, 15, charged as an adult with armed robbery
Jaques R. Woodard, charged with armed robbery, burglary, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime and aggravated assault*

Original report

Thursday, March 6, 2013

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- The Richmond County Deputy Coroner said one man is dead after a shooting at the Kroger parking lot on Deans Bridge Road.

Deputy Coroner Kenneth Boose says 18-year-old Montravius Deshawn McNair died from multiple gun shot wounds. An autopsy is set for Thursday at the GBI Crime Lab in Atlanta.

Authorities responded after 11 p.m.

The Sheriff's office says a second victim was shot in the hand and taken to the hospital.

Authorities have not taken anyone into custody. This is Richmond County's fourth homicide of 2014.


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