Police: Man arrested in deadly Decatur shooting investigation

Police have arrested a Stone Mountain man and charged him in connection to a shooting that happened during the commission of a crime.

(DeKalb County Sheriff's Office / Supplied)

According to DeKalb County police, the shooting happened on Kensington Road in Decatur on Oct. 6, 2019.

Police say that William Ralph Callaway and Jaymericko Scott Jr. attempted to buy automatic weapons for an unknown seller with counterfeit money.

According to the warrant, the seller shot both Callaway and Scott during the sale, killing Scott and sending Callaway to the hospital.

After being treated and released, Callaway was arrested without incident at a home in Stone Mountain.

He's been charged with felony murder and first-degree forgery for his connection to the shooting.