HABERSHAM COUNTY, Ga. —
A gunman shot a local sheriff and a deputy on Sunday and killed a woman and possibly another person, Georgia Bureau of Investigation agents said.
Investigators said the shooter is dead.
Habersham county manager Phil Sutton told Channel 2 Action News that the gunman shot Habersham County Sheriff Joey Terrell and Deputy Bill Zigan.
Investigators told Channel 2’s Rachel Stockman that the shooter, identified as Anthony Giaquinta, is a former officer from the Gainesville Police Department.
When Stockman and her photographer arrived at the scene, they said there was a heavy police presence around the home.
The Sheriff’s Office was called to Giaquinta’s home on a report of a domestic dispute shortly before 7:30 p.m. Sunday.