Crime Stoppers: Chop Shop

Asanti Shaun Lovett -- A.K.A "Black"
Asanti Shaun Lovett -- A.K.A "Black"
Michael Tyrone Williamson – A.K.A. "Mister", Source: Columbus Crime Stoppers
Michael Tyrone Williamson – A.K.A. "Mister", Source: Columbus Crime Stoppers

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Columbus Crime Stoppers needs the public's assistance finding two men connected to several auto thefts.

In late 2009, the Auto Theft Unit began investigating a "Chop Shop" located at a home on Winshire Street in Columbus, GA.

It was reported that two men were taking cars to this house and disassembling them in the back yard.

On November 13, 2009, a warrant was issued to search the home.

It's is believed the duo could be connected other auto theft related cases.

The men are described as follows: 

Suspect 1
Asanti Shaun Lovett  -- A.K.A "Black"
black man
5'5"; 135 lbs
Goatee with mustache
Has multiple tattoos

Suspect 2
Michael Tyrone Williamson – A.K.A. "Mister"
black man
5'10"; 140 lbs
Goatee with mustache and long dreads
Has several tattoos

If you have any tips concerning the whereabouts of these men, or any other information, please call the Columbus Police Department Auto Theft Unit at (706) 653-3400.

You can also call Crime Stoppers at (706) 653-3188.

If your information leads to an arrest and indictment, you could receive a reward of up to $1000.00 and you do not have to give your name.

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