UPDATE: Police interview, release man wanted for questioning in Azalea Point Apartments murder

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UPDATE: (12/29/20) — On Tuesday, Dec. 28, Mobile police located Garrick Johnson Jr., who was wanted for questioning in reference to the homicide of Gakevia Johnson. He has been interviewed by police and released. This investigation is ongoing.

UPDATE (12/28/20) — Mobile police need the public’s help locating 28-year-old Garrick Johnson Jr., who is wanted for questioning in reference to the homicide of Gakevia Johnson. 

The homicide happened on Tuesday, Dec. 15, at about 7:44 p.m. at Azalea Point Apartments.

Anyone with information on where Johnson can be located should call police at 251-208-7211. Tips received can be anonymous. 

Garrick Johnson Jr.

UPDATE (3:28 am) — The victim has been identified as 24-year-old GaKevia Johnson.

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — UPDATE (8:35 p.m. 12/15/20): Mobile police on the scene say the woman has died from her injuries.

UPDATE: Mobile Police say a man and a woman were shot at Azalea Point Apartments Tuesday. Police say the woman has life-threatening injuries and the man has non-life-threatening injuries.

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Mobile Police are investigating a shooting at Azalea Point Apartments Tuesday. It happened around 7:30 p.m. WKRG News 5 has a crew on the way. As soon as we learn more, we will update this story.


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