CPD Arrests One in Westside Bar & Grill Shooting

Carrollton, GA (March 25, 2024) – In the early morning hours of Sunday, March 24, 2024, officers responded to 815 Alabama Street, Westside Bar & Grill, regarding a shooting that just occurred.  When officers arrived, they discovered a chaotic scene and a male, later identified as Mario Chism, on the ground with multiple gunshot wounds.

Through investigation and witness statements, it was determined a dispute inside the bar led to the shooting.  After the shooting, the suspect immediately fled the scene.

The following has been arrested in connection with incident:

Ladarrious Dekenbie Reese, age 25, of Carrollton – Aggravated Assault and Reckless Conduct

Reese turned himself in to the Carroll County Jail later Sunday morning.  This case is active and ongoing with additional charges and arrests possible.  No more information will be released at this time.  Anyone with information on this case is asked to call the Carrollton Police Department (Det. Brandon Wilson) at 770-834-4451. Anonymous tips can also be submitted via our app and website. 

Media Contact:  Sgt. Meredith Browning, Public Affairs – 770-834-4451 /mbrowning@carrollton-ga.gov