Social media “drama” led to 3 individuals being hospitalized after a battle Wednesday in Nevils throughout which gunshots have been fired.
As of late Thursday, nobody had been charged within the melee, stated Bulloch County Sheriff’s Capt. Todd Hutchens. The explanation was as a result of investigators have been “nonetheless making an attempt to place collectively items of the puzzle.”
Witnesses have been nonetheless being interviewed Thursday, some for a second time, he stated. The argument started at a gathering on Previous Groveland Highway, and concerned about 10 individuals. “Some have been concerned within the altercation and a few have been making an attempt to interrupt issues up.”
Two males who suffered “non-life threatening” gunshot wounds have been airlifted to Savannah, whereas one other man was taken to East Georgia Regional Medical Heart in Statesboro for presumably damaged bones and different critical however noncritical accidents, Hutchens stated.
Others have been concerned, together with a lady who suffered some sort of head/facial accidents that didn’t require quick medical care, he stated. In the course of the battle spawned by social media feedback about one another, some struggled over a handgun. “It isn’t but clear whether or not the photographs have been intentional, or who was accountable.”
The battle happened in the course of the freeway, between 2395 and 2400 Previous Groveland Highway, he stated.
He reminds individuals to name regulation enforcement for mediation throughout such conflicts as a substitute of taking issues into your individual fingers.
Investigation continues with fees pending. Anybody with details about the case is requested to contact Hutchens at 912-764-8888.
Herald reporter Holli Deal Saxon could also be reached at 912-489-9414.