Murder suspect is considered extremely dangerous.
ALBANY, Ga. — The Albany Police Department has issued warrants for Murder and Aggravated Assault for Christopher Reginald Cooks, 33, in the shooting of 40-year-old Dequario Thomas. Thomas was shot while getting ice at a machine in the 2700 block of Sylvester Road in Albany. A witness informed police that a red truck drove by and someone inside the vehicle started shooting.
Subsequent to their investigation, the warrants were issued for Cooks. Also known as “Ace,” Cooks is known to carry a weapon and police warn that he should be considered armed and dangerous. Cooks is 6’1″ and weighs about 250 pounds. He’s known to drive a brown or tan Ford Focus and frequent the 1400 block of East Residence Avenue.