UPDATE | 25-year-old man wanted for High Street murder in custody

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- 25-year-old Michael Devonte Mitchell is in custody.

Richmond County deputies say he is wanted in connection to a murder that happened on Roosevelt Street at High Street.

No word on charges filed in this case.



Friday, January 25, 2019

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is looking for a 25-year-old suspect in a murder.

Michael Devonte Mitchell is wanted for the murder of 26-year-old Zachary Dunnum. Dunnum was shot January 9th on Roosevelt Street at High Street.

The sheriff's office says Mitchell is known as "Boo Man", and his last known address was on the 1600 block of Fifteenth Street. He often hangs out in Jennings Homes.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact the sheriff's office at (706) 821-1080.



Thursday, January 10, 2019

5:00 a.m.
AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- The Richmond County Coroner's Office says a 26-year-old man has died from his injuries after a Wednesday night shooting.

Zachary Dunnum was shot at least once on Roosevelt Street at High Street late Wednesday night.

Dunnum was taken to AUMC where he later died.

The body was sent to the GBI Crime Lab in Atlanta for Autopsy.

5:00 a.m.
AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- Deputies with the Richmond County Sheriff's Office were called out to a report of a gunshot wound late Wednesday.

It happened around 10:58 p.m. on Roosevelt Street.

No victim information has been released, and it's unclear if anyone was actually hit when shots were fired.

Check back with News 12 for the latest in this developing story.