GAINESVILLE – Who killed Dennis Ronald Gayton? Police are asking the public to help identify a person of interest connected to a deadly shooting.

Gayton was shot and killed on April 4 in the 2200 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd at approximately 9:30 p.m.

Investigators have developed a composite sketch of a person of interest and are hoping the public can assist in identifying him. He is described as a black make 5’0 to 5’3, medium to stocky build with close cropped hair.

Anyone who has information regarding this case or may recognize the subject is asked to contact Investigator Brad Raper at 770-534-5254.

The public may also utilize our TIPS line if they wish to remain anonymous, 770-533-5873.