Teen wanted in connection to fatal shooting of 6-year-old child - CBS46 News

Teen wanted in connection to fatal shooting of 6-year-old child taken into custody near I-20, Candler Rd.

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Source: DeKalb County Police Department Source: DeKalb County Police Department
DEKALB COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

Meshon Williams, the 17-year-old wanted in connection to the shooting death of a 6-year-old boy in DeKalb County, has been taken into custody. 

Police took Williams into custody near I-20 EB and Candler Road. 

The shooting occurred around 5:30 p.m. in the 3500 block of Sweetgum Lane on Saturday. According to authorities, Williams fired multiple gunshots toward a home that fatally injured Z'Mari Mitchell while he played in the living room. Williams fled the scene in a gray SUV toward Peachcrest Road.

Police announced a $5,000 reward on Thursday for any information on Williams' whereabouts. 

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