WANTED by the Dothan Police DepartmentMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: May 07 2014 10:58 AM
On May 6th 2014, at approximately 8:33 pm, the Dothan Police Department responded to the 1000 block of Eugene Street in reference to a firearm assault.
Upon arrival, officers found a black male, lying on the ground, unresponsive with a gunshot wound to the head. Emergency personnel on scene immediately began treating the victim, who was then transported to the Southeast Alabama Medical Center. At approximately 9:30 pm, the victim, now identified as 30 year old Daniel Lanier Dawsey was pronounced dead from injuries suffered due to the assault.
Investigators say the shooting was the end result of a physical altercation which occurred prior to the assault. The shooter has been identified as Emanuel Tarrail Bryant and a warrant has been issued for his arrest, charging him with murder.
The Dothan Police Department is seeking the help of our local and surrounding communities in locating Emmanuel Bryant. Bryant is a black male, who stands at 6 feet 1 inches and weighs approximately 160 pounds.
Bryant is considered to be ARMED & DANGEROUS and police are asking anyone with information regarding his whereabouts to call the Dothan Police Department at 334-615-3000.
Community members wanting to assist anonymously can either call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (334) 793-7000 or text the word ‘DACS’ and your Tip to CRIME (274637). The Dothan Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to help in an anonymous capacity.
Gregory J. Benton
Chief of Police