Warrant issued for shooting near 2nd Avenue

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -  Columbus Police are investigating a Thursday evening shooting.

We're told one person, 33 year-old Vincent Collier, was shot in the thigh near 33rd Street and 7th Avenue around 11:00 p.m.  He was taken to the Medical Center to be treated for serious injuries and his condition is classified as unsatisfactory.

Detectives have come up with a suspect's name -- 26-year-old John Williamson.

A warrant for aggravated assault has been issued for his arrest. He's described as a black male, 6'0, 160 pounds, with black hair, gold teeth -- and is known to reside in the Wilson Apartments area and is considered armed and dangerous.

If you know of Williamson's whereabouts, please call 911 or call the Columbus Police Department at (706) 653-3400.