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Update: Sheriff’s deputy arrested in sexual assault pleads not guilty; incident happened outside gentleman’s club



By Stephanie Warsmith
and Amanda Garrett

Beacon Journal staff writers

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Update: Sheriff’s deputy arrested for sexual assault pleads not guilty; incident happened outside gentleman’s club



By Stephanie Warsmith
and Amanda Garrett

Beacon Journal staff writers

Read more at: http://www.ohio.com/news/local/update-sheriff-s-deputy-arrested-for-sexual-assault-pleads-not-guilty-incident-happened-outside-gentleman-s-club-1.782032

Man suspected of shooting Georgia deputy kills self, authorities say

CUMMING, Ga. (CBS) — A man suspected of shooting and wounding a Georgia sheriff’s deputy killed himself after an armed standoff with officers, authorities say Sunday.

The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office says in a statement released Sunday night on its Facebook page “the situation has been resolved,” and the suspect had taken his own life. The statement says no additional deputies or other people had been injured.

Area news media reported the deputy was shot in a subdivision in the northern part of the county, about 50 miles northeast of Atlanta.

The deputy suffered leg wounds and was taken to a local hospital where he was being treated for “non-life threatening injuries,” the sheriff’s office says in a news release.

The deputy was investigating a report of a domestic disturbance when he was shot, the sheriff’s office statement says.

“Upon arrival, deputies were attempting to get the subject to come outside to speak with them

Read more at: http://wrbl.com/2017/07/17/man-suspected-of-shooting-georgia-deputy-kills-self-authorities-say/

Man suspected of shooting Georgia deputy kills self, authorities say

CUMMING, Ga. — A man suspected of shooting and wounding a Georgia sheriff’s deputy killed himself after an armed standoff with officers, authorities said Sunday.

The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement released Sunday night on its Facebook page that “the situation has been resolved,” and that the suspect had taken his own life. The statement said no additional deputies or other people had been injured.

Area news media reported the deputy was shot in a subdivision in the northern part of the county, about 50 miles northeast of Atlanta.

The deputy suffered leg wounds and was taken to a local hospital where he was being treated for “non-life threatening injuries,” the sheriff’s office said in a news release.

The deputy was investigating a report of a domestic disturbance when he was shot, the sheriff’s office statement said.

“Upon arrival, deputies were attempting to get the subject

Read more at: http://www.cbsnews.com/news/suspect-shoots-deputy-kills-self-cumming-georgia/

Deputy shot responding to domestic dispute in Forsyth County, suspect kills self

The wounded deputy, whose name was not released, was taken to a hospital for treatment of non life-threatening injuries, Freeman said. He suffered gunshot wounds to his legs, according to the sheriff’s office.

Read more at: http://www.ajc.com/news/local/deputy-shot-responding-domestic-dispute-forsyth-county/dCkGJ4Ev7A3CLx9F46YrfL/

SBI: Man shot by deputy had two firearms on him

PITT COUNTY, NC (WITN) – The SBI says the man shot Tuesday by a Pitt County sheriff’s deputy had two firearms on him.

Antwon Anderson, 26, of Snow Hill faces two counts each of attempted first degree murder, assault on law enforcement officer with a firearm and possession of a firearm by a felon. Anderson is also charged with conspiracy breaking and entering, conspiracy to commit larceny, breaking and entering and larceny after breaking and entering.

The man was released from the hospital Tuesday night and brought into court in a wheelchair Wednesday morning. A judge kept his bond at $1,290,000 after a first court appearance.

Pitt County Sheriff Neil Elks says Anderson was shot when he pointed a gun at two deputies. The deputy-involved shooting happened around 7:30 a.m. Tuesday on Abbott Farm Road between Winterville and

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Man shot by deputy appears to be out of hospital, in jail

PITT COUNTY, NC (WITN) – A man was booked into the Pitt County Detention Center overnight in a hospital gown with charges corresponding to the deputy-involved shooting and house break-in Tuesday morning.

Antwon Anderson, 26, of Snow Hill faces two counts each of attempted first degree murder, assault on law enforcement officer with a firearm and possession of a firearm by a felon. Anderson is also charged with conspiracy breaking and entering, conspiracy to commit larceny, breaking and entering and larceny after breaking and entering.

Anderson’s bond is set at $1,290,000. He is expected to make a first court appearance Wednesday morning.

Pitt County Sheriff Neil Elks says a deputy shot an alleged intruder when the man pointed a gun at him. The deputy-involved shooting happened around 7:30 a.m. Tuesday on Abbott Farm Road between

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SHERIFF: Break-in suspect armed when shot by deputy

PITT COUNTY, NC (WITN) – The SBI is now looking into a deputy shooting a home burglary suspect this morning in Pitt County.

Deputies were called to the break-in happening on Abbott Farm Road about 7:30 a.m. between Ayden and Winterville. The home is at the intersection of Abbott Farm Road and Jolly Road.

Sheriff Neil Elks says a witness called authorities and when deputies arrived, the three burglars started to run.

The sheriff says one of the burglars was armed and fought with a deputy as he was attempting an arrest. That deputy began yelling for backup, and when another deputy came to help, Elks says the suspect pointed the gun at that second deputy who then shot the suspect.

The sheriff says the wounded man is expected to be okay and will be released from the hospital. He said the two deputies will most likely be placed on

Read more at: http://www.witn.com/content/news/RIGHT-NOW-Crime-scene-investigation-underway-at-Ayden-home-423832914.html

SHERIFF’S OFFICE: Deputy shoots suspect in home break-in

PITT COUNTY, NC (WITN) – The SBI is now looking into a deputy shooting a home burglary suspect this morning in Pitt County.

Deputies were called to the break-in happening on Abbott Farm Road about 7:30 a.m. between Ayden and Winterville. The home is at the intersection of Abbott Farm Road and Jolly Road.

Sheriff Neil Elks says a witness called authorities and when deputies arrived, the three burglars started to run.

The sheriff says one of the burglars was armed and fought with a deputy as he was attempting an arrest. That deputy began yelling for backup, and when another deputy came to help, Elks says the suspect pointed the gun at that second deputy who then shot the suspect.

The sheriff says the wounded man is expected to be okay and will be released from the hospital. He said the two deputies will most likely be placed on

Read more at: http://www.witn.com/content/news/RIGHT-NOW-Crime-scene-investigation-underway-at-Ayden-home-423832914.html