Arrest made after Macon man shot dead in his car

Telegraph staffMarch 27, 2014 

Orange spray paint marks the pavement Thursday where Sanchez Robinson’s car was parked when he was fatally shot late Wednesday night at Chambers Pointe Apartments in Macon.

LIZ FABIAN — lfabian@macon.com

The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man Thursday on multiple charges in connection with the fatal shooting of a Macon man Wednesday night at 4406 Chambers Road, according to a news release.

Dequantez Shuntae Harris, 24, of Silver Pines Drive, was arrested by the sheriff’s office SWAT team with assistance from the Southeast Regional Task Force based on a tip called into the sheriff’s office.

Harris is currently being held without bond at the Bibb County jail on charges of malice murder, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony and armed robbery.

Deputies responded to a call of a suspicious vehicle Wednesday night after 11 p.m. They found the body of Sanchez Anton Robinson, 26, of Pearl Drive, who had been shot to death in his vehicle, which was parked in the parking of lot of the Chambers Pointe Apartments.

Lt. Sean DeFoe of the sheriff’s office said the case remains under investigation. Anyone with information should call the sheriff’s office at (478) 751-7500 or Macon Regional CrimeStoppers at (877) 68-CRIME.

To contact writer Phillip Ramati, call 744-4334. To contact writer Liz Fabian, call 744-4303.

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