Police search for suspect in Chatham Co. murder investigation

Crime & Safety

CHATHAM COUNTY, Ga. (WSAV) — The Chatham County Police Department (CCPD) is looking for a murder suspect in connection to a weekend homicide investigation.

CCPD says Francisco Garcia, 55, was found dead on the 300 block of Chevis Road Saturday.

The department on Tuesday alerted the public they wanted to question Moises Mendez about the case. Detectives have since secured an arrest warrant charging him with murder.

The suspect is believed to be about 31 years old.

Anyone with information on Mendez’s whereabouts is asked to call detectives at 912-651-4717 or CrimeStoppers at 912-234-2020. CrimeStoppers tipsters can remain anonymous and could qualify for a cash reward.

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