SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – The Chatham County Police Department(CCPD) is searching for three people who may have information about a Saturday morning homicide at Westlake Apartments.
Detectives say 24-year-old Shaddrick Lacount, 24-year-old Brandon Stark, and 64-year-old Sherry Myers are wanted for questioning in connection to the murder of 25-year-old Jamie Bernard Burton, Jr.
Around 6 a.m. Saturday, officers responded to a shots fired call at the apartment complex. They arrived on the scene to find Burton dead from an apparent gunshot wound in the breezeway of one of the buildings.
Investigators do not believe this was a random shooting. No arrests have been made at this time.
Both Lacount and Myers also have current warrants for their arrests in cases not related to the homicide. Laccount has a felony theft by taking warrant through CCPD, and Myers has an active warrant through the Chatham County Sheriff’s Office.
Anyone who comes into contact with these individuals should contact police immediately.
Anyone who has information that may be useful in the investigation is asked to contact detectives at 912- 651- 4717. Anonymous tips can also be sent through the Chatham County Police Department app, or the Department’s online tip form found here: https://police.chathamcountyga.gov/Tips . You can also call Crime Stoppers at 912-234-2020, where tipsters are anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward