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Halifax Deputies Search For Murder Suspect

Posted July 17, 2005 4:15 a.m. EDT

— Halifax county authorities are searching for a suspect involved in a deadly shooting Saturday night.

Deputies believe 22-year-old Travis Williams shot two people in an alley between two houses in Weldon.

Gregory Mitchell was killed, and Cedric Mills was wounded, deputies said.

Authorities believe the shootings were related to drugs.

If you have any information about the whereabouts of Williams, please contact the Halifax County Sheriff's Office at