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Shooting Investigation

November 5, 2010



On Thursday November 4, 2010, at approximately 11 am the George County Sheriff’s Department responded to 176 Easley Rd in George County. Upon Deputies arrival they discovered Hank Peacock Jr. 25 years old from the Lucedale area suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Peacock was flown to the University of South AL Medical Center where he later died from his injuries.

No charges have been filed at this time and the case remains under investigation and will be presented to a Grand Jury at a later date.


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