BURLINGTON — Police are looking for a man they believe is responsible for the shooting death of a Burlington resident on Monday.

Miktu Rogier Williams, 26, whose last known address is in the 600 block of Center Avenue, is wanted on a charge of first-degree murder in connection to the death of 27-year-old Donald Cody Watlington, according to a police news release.

Officers found Watlington around 10:40 p.m. on Monday after responding to a shooting call in the block where Williams was last known to reside. Police found Watlington dead on a sidewalk with an apparent single gunshot wound to the back.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Burlington Police Department at 336-229-3500 or Alamance County-Wide Crimestoppers at 336-229-7100.

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