Two Atlanta residents...one a man and the other a woman...are in the Bulloch County after allegedly traveling here to sell drugs.
According to the Bulloch County Sheriff's Department, Saturday, investigators with the Statesboro-Bulloch Crime Suppression Team conducted a narcotics investigation at Park Place Apartments in the 200 block of Lanier Drive in Statesboro based on information that a large amount of heroin was being transported to that location from Atlanta.
According to the report, at 10 p.m. Saturday, 25 year old Damonta Anderson ofGreens Ferry Rd, in Atlanta and 23 year old Mikeon Briddy of McDaniel Street in Atlanta arrived in Statesboro to deliver the heroin. When investigators attempted to take Anderson into custody he fled on foot but was subdued by use of the Taser. Briddy was taken into custody without incident.
Both Anderson and Briddy were transported to the Bulloch County Jail where they are held without bond pending a hearing in Superior Court.
Anderson was charged with Trafficking in Heroin and Obstruction. Briddy was charged with Trafficking in Heroin.