West Point police searching for armed and dangerous murder suspect

WEST POINT, GA (WTVM) - The West Point Police Department is searching for a murder suspect.

Trent Murphy, age 23, of West Point, Georgia is currently being sought in connection with the June 13, 2018, murder of Reggie Pearson of Valley Alabama, which took place on Dogwood Circle.

Murphy is known to be in the area of Lanett and Valley, Alabama as well as LaGrange and Columbus, Georgia areas.

Murphy should be considered armed and dangerous. The West Point Police Department has received information which leaves them to believe Murphy was recently in the West Point area.

The West Point Police Department is requesting anyone who may have any information regarding the whereabouts of Trent Murphy to call 911.

Additional information in regards to the murder of Reggie Pearson or the possible whereabouts of Murphy can be forwarded to the West Point Police at (706) 645-3525 or (706) 645-3548 or local "Crime Stoppers" at (706) 812 1000.

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