Man sought in connection with Macon homicide

Dequaviouse Jamal Howard
Dequaviouse Jamal Howard

A teenager is being sought for questioning in connection with a shooting death in Macon on Saturday.

The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating Dequaviouse Jamal Howard, 18. He is wanted for questioning in the shooting death of Michael Antwan Chapman, 30, of Macon.

Chapman was found shot multiple times on Burke Street near the intersection of Houston Avenue on Saturday evening. It was the 31st homicide in Bibb County this year, surpassing 30 recorded for the whole year in 2017.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Howard is asked to call the sheriff’s office at 478-751 -7500, or the Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.