Arrest made in Cordele murder case

Arrest made in Cordele murder case

CORDELE, GA (WALB) - Authorities say they have a person in custody, but will not give more details at this time, in connection to the death of a teenager Sunday.

19-year-old Carnell Saintville was brought in by a private vehicle and taken to the emergency room in the early morning hours, where he passed away.

Officials say that the shooting occurred on the 1000 block of South 15th Street, and they began searching for the shooter immediately

Investigators from the Cordele Police Department and The Georgia Bureau of Investigation interviewed witnesses, ,and are continuing to work the case.

"The public's help is instrumental in helping us solve these types of crimes mainly, especially homicide," said Officer Andrew Roufs.

Police Department would like anyone who may have information about the shooting to contact them at (229) 276-2921.

Copyright 2015 WALB. All rights reserved.