AMBER Alert: Man flees with Georgia toddler after shooting, killing 3 family members


MACON, Ga. (WRBL/WBTW) – Georgia authorities have issued an AMBER Alert for a toddler believed to be with a triple homicide suspect.

According to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, 2-year-old King Crockett was abducted by his father on March 31 in Macon, Georgia. His father fled with the toddler moments after shooting and killing three of the child’s family members.

Caesar Zamien Lamar Crockett Jr. and King Crockett
(Courtesy: CNN)

The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office says in a Facebook post the shooting incident happened around 9:22 p.m. Tuesday. When deputies arrived on scene, they found three people shot inside a house and a woman with injuries.

“It was reported that there was an altercation between 29-year-old Caesar Zamien Lamar Crockett Jr. and his child’s mother, 30-year-old Jamila Augustine French,” the sheriff’s office said. “During the altercation, Crockett pulled a firearm and shot French’s mother, and stepfather, and sister, killing them.”

“Crockett then fled the scene with his 2-year-old son King Cane Crockett. Caesar is driving a 2007 Pontiac G5 black in color with a drive-out-tag on it,” the sheriff’s office also said. “Caesar Crockett is wanted for three counts of Murder, and one count of Kidnapping. Caesar has family in both Florida and California.”

Caesar Crockett is described as being about 6 feet, 1 inch tall and weighing about 108 to 200 pounds, according to the sheriff’s office. Caesar Crocket was last seen wearing “a black long sleeve shirt, black shorts with red and white stripes on the side.” King Crockett was last seen wearing “a black shirt, blue jogging pants with a white stripe on the side and a black and white hoddie with a blue superman logo on the front.”

The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office says the child is believed to be in extreme danger. If you have any information, please call 911 or the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500 immediately.

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