Update: Shooting overnight in Monroe injures a man


Monroe Public Safety Director Keith Glass said that at about 1037 p.m.  on Aug. 16, 2017 officers were dispatched to the area of Wheelhouse Lane where two separate complainants contact 911 in reference to discharge of firearms. He said the complainants told offers that they heard gunshots and saw several people leaving the area. The officers were advised by Covington Police Department that they had made contact with Demacion “Macey” Rivers, 21) regarding a gunshot wound to the thigh.

“Rivers was treated released, then arrested for eight outstanding warrants, six for aggravated assault and two for criminal damage to property,” Glass said. “The shooting incident actively being investigated, and we are currently following leads on a person of interest.”

If you have information about this crime you are asked to contact Detective D. Powell at 770-266-5184 or dpowell@monroega.gov


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