Deputy placed on administrative leave while investigation continues - 07-15


The Richmond County Sheriff's deputy involved in a shooting Sunday has been placed on administrative leave with pay while the investigation is ongoing. According to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, deputies responded to a call in reference to shots being fired around 5 a.m. Sunday near 12th and Maxwell streets. Deputy Ray Parker found Malik Williamson, 33, on the 1100 block of Anderson Avenue, armed with a knife.