Crime

Two charged in parking lot shooting on Buena Vista Road

Ben Wright

benw@ledger-enquirer.com

Adonis Pernell
Adonis Pernell

Columbus police have charged two of three men accused of firing shots at a man in the BP parking lot at 3921 Buena Vista Road.

 The suspects were identified as Ja’Colby Brooks Douglas, 21, and Adonis Keoonte Pernell, 24, of Columbus. Both are held in the Muscogee County Jail where they each face one count of aggravated assault and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.

 In a report, police said the suspects and a third man were armed with an assortment of weapons when shots were fired at a man in the parking lot on Jan. 8. The victim wasn’t injured in the shooting.

 Douglas was arrested at 8 p.m. Thursday at a home on Kevin Court and Pernell surrendered to authorities at the Public Safety Center. Both will appear in Recorder’s Court for a 9 a.m. Tuesday hearing.

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