Bystander injured in Broxton gunfight; 2 suspects sought

Bystander injured in Broxton gunfight; 2 suspects sought

BROXTON, GA (WALB) - Police are searching for two suspects after a gunfight Monday night where one person was injured.

The shooting happened around 6:30 p.m. near "The Tree of Knowledge" in Broxton.

Officers are searching for William Champ and another man.

Champ is described as a black man, 6'2" tall, and weighs about 200 pounds.

Authorities said a bystander, identified as Cornelius Frederick was hit in the leg by a bullet in the shooting.

He was taken to Coffee County Regional Hospital, then transferred to a hospital in Savannah.

Anyone with information on the shooting or William Champ is urged to call police.

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