Three suspects arrested in connection with DeSoto shooting

Published 1:59 pm Tuesday, December 15, 2020

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AMERICUS – On Monday, December 14, deputies from the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office and the Georgia Bureau of Investigations arrested three individuals in connection with the shooting of Eddie G. Brown on December 11, 2020 in Desoto, GA.

The individuals arrested are 19-year-old Jordan Kirir Roberts of Desoto. He is being charged with Felony Aggravated Assault and Possession of a Firearm during the Commission of a Crime.

Eighteen-year-old Braylon Malik Roberts of Americus and 18-year-old Damarrious Donwaun Williams of Columbus were also arrested in connection with the shooting and are both being charged with Felony Aggravated Assault.

All three suspects are currently being held at the Sumter County Jail. This is an ongoing investigation and authorities are still searching for additional suspects in the case. More information will be released as it becomes available.