GBI investigating fatal officer-involved shooting in Cuthbert, Ga.

GBI investigating fatal officer-involved shooting in Cuthbert, Ga.

CUTHBERT, Ga. (WTVM) - The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) is investigating a fatal officer-involved shooting in Cuthbert, Georgia Friday.

The shooting happened near Gordon Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Street. 18-year-old Kamall Koby Edwards dead in the shooting.

The GBI said officers with the Cuthbert Police Department were working on an entering auto case. During the investigation, officers located Edwards. Officers chased Edwards on foot and gunfire was exchanged.

Edwards was shot and later pronounced dead at the scene.

Edwards’ body is being sent for an autopsy. The investigation is ongoing.

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