Report: Rockdale County sergeant left the scene of car accident - CBS46 News

Report: Rockdale County sergeant left the scene of car accident

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Jerome Albato Woods and  Briajon Graig Jerome Albato Woods and Briajon Graig
ROCKDALE COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

A sergeant with the Rockdale County Sheriff's Office was arrested following a crash on McCalla Road in Rockdale County.

Jerome Albato Woods, 43, was arrested by the Georgia State Patrol following an investigation into the single-vehicle crash in a roundabout.

The Georgia State Patrol investigated the crash after Woods' personally-owned vehicle was found at the scene.

The Georgia State Patrol contacted the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.

Woods is charged with leaving the scene of an accident, willful obstruction of law enforcement officers, failure to maintain lane and making false statements to law enforcement officers.

A relative, Briajon Graig, 20, was charged with making false statements to law enforcement officers and willful obstruction of law enforcement officers.

Graig initially told the Georgia State Patrol that she was driving the vehicle, but through the course of their investigation, they determined that Woods was the driver and had left the scene.

According to Rockdale County Sheriff Eric Levett, Woods has been terminated based on the totality of the investigation.

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