• Man shot, killed while sitting in car in McDonough

    By: Matt Johnson


    MCDONOUGH, Ga. - A family is in shock after their loved one was gunned down while he was sitting in his car outside a home on Monday.

    McDonough police were called to a home on Simpson Street around 8:30 p.m. Monday and found Derante “Tae” Bailey dead from a gunshot wound to the head.

    Neighbors reported hearing multiple gunshots.

    Channel 2’s Matt Johnson talked to Bailey’s family, who described him as a caring and quiet person.


    “And I just lost it, and by the time I got over there and saw the lights and stuff, I just lost it,” said a family member.

    Family members said Bailey had lived at the house for about a year.

    Police have not released any details in the case.

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