Police arrest man for murder of Jarvis Sanks

By Chauncy Glover - bio | e-mail

Columbus, GA (WTVM)- Sunday night, Columbus Police arrested 17 year-old Dezmond Cannon. Cannon is facing several charges including murder, aggravated assault and armed robbery.

The shooting happened Wednesday night at a home on the corner of Lansing Drive and Forest Road. Investigators say Sanks and Ronald Coleman were shot by Cannon, after a fight over drugs.

Officials say they don't believe Cannon acted alone. Police have issued warrants for, 22 year-old Rodney Pugh.

If you have any information on the whereabouts of Pugh, contact Columbus Police at 706-653-3400.