Shooting reported in Bainbridge Monday night

Published 9:22 am Tuesday, September 15, 2015







Marcus Tajuan Bell


Bainbridge Public Safety has confirmed Marcus Tajuan Bell, 32, was shot and killed at an apartment in the 300 block of South West Street around 8 p.m. Monday night.

Bainbridge Public Safety Investigator Larry Funderburke said the suspect and the victim got into an argument. Three people in another room heard the quarrel and the next thing they heard was gunshots, he said.

Wanted for questioning in the shooting is a black male, approximately 26 years of age, who goes by the name Scooter. He is described as having a tattoo on his left arm, short afro, a black spot on the white part of his left eye and two earrings in his left ear. He was last seen wearing a blue shirt, black jeans, and black shoes and riding a dark beach cruiser bike.

Details of the deceased have not yet been released.

Anyone with information regarding the incident or the whereabouts of this individual is asked to contact Bainbridge Public Safety at 229-248-2038.