Second suspect arrested in deadly shooting of father in Germantown

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Police have captured a man wanted in the deadly shooting of a father in Germantown, who police say was an innocent driver who unknowingly drove right into the middle of a shootout.

Nineteen-year-old Saykou Monte was arrested on Friday. A third unidentified male was also taken into police custody.

Monte was allegedly in a gun battle with 18-year-old Jameil Byrd late last month.



Byrd was arrested on Aug. 18 and charged with the murder of Alsharay Ford.

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Action News has learned 18-year-old Jameil Byrd has been arrested in the shooting death of a man in Germantown last week.


Ford was driving with his 3-year-old daughter when they were caught in the crossfire.
She was in the backseat and unharmed.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call police.
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