Investigators say they have identified Royheem Delshawn Deeds as the shooter in the death of Eastman Police Officer Tim Smith.

According to the Georgia Bureau of Investigations, police are searching for the 24 year-old and are considering him armed and dangerous.

Authorities are asking for the public's help in locating Deeds, urging not to confront him, but rather call 911.

The investigation is active and ongoing. Anyone with any information is encouraged to contact the G.B.I. office at 478-374-6988