Albany police search for person of interest in 2017 homicide

Albany police search for person of interest in 2017 homicide

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - On Tuesday, the Albany Police Department (APD) asked for the public’s help in finding a person of interest in a 2017 homicide case.

Cortezee Jermaine Tullis, of Americus, was wanted for questioning by APD in the shooting death of Nicholas Gillison, according to APD’s Facebook page.

Police said on Wednesday, they had made contact with Tullis.

Gillison was shot at his home on Massydale Lane on September 20, 2017.

Albany police said Gillison was shot in the head and the chest.

Gillison died in the hospital two days later.

Police were searching for Tullis.

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