Young Wannabe Gangsters picked up for allegedly Shooting at Local Officers

By Richard Harris

July 3, 2024

 Youngsters described as "wannabe gang members" were the alleged instigators in the officer-involved shooting The Journal recently reported on in Buena Vista. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation was quickly called in to investigate and has been reluctant to release anything other than the very basic details.
 All of the newspaper's questions have still not been answered. However, it is not unusual for some information to not be released in cases involving juveniles. Marion County Sheriff Derrell Neal released the information below on Sunday, June 30.
 "On the night of June 17, 2024, around 1:00 am the Buena Vista Police Department was dispatched by 911 to the area of Rogers Street for unknown suspicious people in the area with weapons. The responding on-duty Bue...

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