Detectives search for gunman in early Wednesday morning fatal shooting

Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at 1:33pm
Staff reports
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Quintin Johnson

Metro police detectives in the East Precinct are searching for the person responsible in the Wednesday morning fatal shooting of Quintin Johnson, 22, in the 1000 block of Chicamauga Avenue.

According to police, Johnson and Ronald Partee, 22, sat in a parked SUV outside a residence at 2:30 a.m. talking to the suspect when he shot into the SUV striking Johnson. Partee said the gunman then robbed him.

Partee said he then drove to a parking lot at 122 North Seventh St. where police were called. Johnson was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police urge anyone with information on the person responsible for Johnson’s murder to call Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME.

2 Comments on this post:

By: Jughead on 4/18/12 at 2:31

Such a pleasant-looking young man.

By: yucchhii on 4/19/12 at 9:28

yucchhii Lol, and government says they're gonna control guns? Maybe in my next life I'll believe that. I saw a bumper sticker once that said some truth with "If guns are outlawed, only outlaws will have guns!!" That apllies to clowns like THIS IDIOT!!!