UPDATE: West Point police searching for 3 armed and dangerous murder suspects

West Point police are searching for three murder suspects: Octavious Bridges, Trent Murphy and Eric Bridges (Source: West Point Police)
West Point police are searching for three murder suspects: Octavious Bridges, Trent Murphy and Eric Bridges (Source: West Point Police)

WEST POINT, GA (WTVM) - The West Point Police Department is investigating a murder that happened on Dogwood Circle on June 13, and now they are searching for three suspects.

Police are searching for the following suspects wanted for the murder of 50-year-old Reggie Pearson:

  • Octavious Bridges, 24, with black hair, brown eyes, 5' 10," 150 pounds
  • Trent Murphy, 24 weighing 170 pounds, with black hair, brown eyes, and 5'9"
  • Eric Bridges, 25, weighing 190 pounds with black hair, brown eyes, and 6'1"

When police arrived on June 13 around 8 p.m., they found Pearson of Valley, AL dead with an apparent gunshot wound to the chest.

Police say the suspects are considered armed and dangerous and were last seen in the are of 1013 Dogwood Circle.

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is assisting in the investigation.

The West Point Police Department is requesting that anyone with any information regarding this incident or who may have seen a suspicious person or vehicle in the area at this time to please call police at (706) 645-3528 or (706) 645-3548. You can also contact Crime Stoppers at (706) 812-1000.

This is an ongoing story. Keep with News Leader 9 for updates as they become available.

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