A Lanett man was shot early Sunday morning, according to a news release.
At around 1:45 a.m., Lanett police officers responded to a shooting at a residence on 12th Avenue in Lanett and found Milton McCants, 46, shot twice.
Police said McCants had been shot by another Lanett man, Derrick Arvello Gibson, aka "DG". Gibson, 35, fled the scene before officers arrived.
McCants was taken to Lanier Memorial Hospital for treatment.
Gibson remains at large and warrants have been issued for his arrest.
Anyone with information regarding this crime is asked to call the Lanett Police Department at 334-644-5236 or the anonymous CrimeStoppers hot line at 334-756-8200.