Man shot during robbery attempt
A 46 year old man was wounded during an apparent robbery attempt Friday.
Bulloch County Sheriff’s Patrol Division deputies responded to a report of a shooting at a residence in the 200 block of Frink Road. Upon arrival deputies found the man suffering from a gunshot wound in the leg. He was transported by Emergency Medical Service personnel to East Georgia Regional Medical Center in Statesboro for treatment for what was described as a non-life threatening injury. He is reported to be in stable condition.
The man told Sheriff’s investigators he was shot after being confronted by a group of black males during a robbery attempts. Officers began an investigation which is still ongoing.
Master Deputy Brian Nessmith rejoins BCSO
A decorated former deputy returns to Bulloch County. Sheriff Lynn Anderson welcomed Master Deputy Brian Nessmith back to the Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department after he had served several years with the Richmond Hill Police Department.
Nessmith brings numerous certifications including Firearm Instructor and several years of supervisory experience with the both Bulloch County and Richmond Hill.