UPDATE: David Gatch was taken custody by Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police just after 9 a.m. for a probation violation. Special thanks to all SCMPD media and community partners for your assistance with this arrest.
SAVANNAH, GA. (March 26, 2014): Derrick Gatch, 24, is wanted for questioning by Violent Crimes Detectives of the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department in reference to two March 17 shootings that left one man dead and another injured.
Gatch, a resident of the 200 block of Wiley Bottom Road is believed to have information regarding the investigation of a double shooting on the 2000 block of Mississippi Avenue that killed 24-year-old Barry Trevon Williams, of the 1900 block of Skidaway Road, and wounded Dominique Ellison, 25, of a Mississippi Avenue address.
Detectives would like to interview Gatch. He is not considered a suspect.
Gatch is described as a white male with brown hair and brown eyes. He is about 250 pounds and stands 6-6.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.
A confidential tip line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.