Spalding County deputies arrested suspected gang members wanted - CBS46 News

Spalding County deputies arrested suspected gang members wanted in shooting

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The Spalding County Sheriff's Office arrested three men wanted in connection to a gang-related shooting.

Deputies said it happened Nov. 15 at a convenience store on North Hill Street.

Deputies responded to a shooting call and discovered a person had been shot and another person had been beaten.

A fight had started between two gangs when some gang members pulled out guns and began firing, according to reports.

Both victims were taken to Spalding Regional Medical Center.

Deputies said Josef Elgers and Dion Jester have been arrested by the Union City Police Department after going through a Safety Check Point. 

A third suspect, Michael Lyons turned himself in to the Pike County Sheriff's Office.

All three are charged with aggravated assault and violation of the Georgia Street Gang Act.

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