One person killed in Phenix City drive-by shooting

Published: Feb. 5, 2023 at 10:42 AM EST
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COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - Over the weekend, the Phenix City Police Department responded to a call in the 2700 block of 6th Street, in reference to a person being shot.

At the scene, officers found 22-year-old Daeqwon Mackey, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The shooting happened on Saturday, February 4, around 2:45 p.m.

Mackey was transported to Piedmont Columbus Regional Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Officers conducted an investigation where it was determined Mackey was shot in an apparent drive-by shooting.

Investigators are searching for a silver Hyundai Sonata. This vehicle is said to be in connection with the murder.

If you have any information about this incident, contact 334-448-2819.