Suspects arrested in Monday shooting

Two people have been arrested in connection with a shooting Monday afternoon in the 2800 block of Ptarmigan Drive.

Dong Chong, 20, of the 2300 block of Fieldcrest Road, and Fredriqua McClattie, 20, are charged with aggravated assault and criminal attempted robbery after Ladonta Collins, 18, was shot in the head around 4 p.m.

Investigators are still searching for a third suspect, Darius Hempel, 19, of the 2300 block of Fieldcrest Road, who has warrants out for his arrest on charges of aggravated assault, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime and attempted robbery.

Investigators describe him as black, 5 feet 10 inches tall and 145 pounds. Anyone with information is asked to call the Richmond County Sheriff's Office at (706) 821-1080.

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