Columbus police release name of 4th suspect in Saunders murder

lgierer@ledger-enquirer.comJanuary 26, 2014 

Columbus police on Sunday released the name of a fourth suspect in the Friday shooting death of Troy Saunders of Fort Mitchell, Ala.

Police are searching for 19-year-old Trevon "Trey" Brown. He is a black male who stands 6-foot-1 and weighs 175 pounds.

He has black hair and brown eyes.

Warrants for his arrest include aggravated assault, criminal attempt armed robbery, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.

Police said a search continues for 19-year-old Christopher Wommack who is being sought on one count each of murder, criminal attempted armed robbery and aggravated assault.

Police have already arrested Niesha Janae Jones, 17, and Mayson Gibson, 20, of Columbus on the same charges.

In a report, police said Jones and Gibson are accused of attempting to rob Saunders and another man who was in a car with him in the parking lot of the Super 8 Motel on Warm Springs Road.

Saunders was shot in the neck and was pronounced dead inside the car at 1:10 a.m..

The passenger who was in the front seat was not harmed.

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