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Macon, GA (September 22, 2022) – The GBI is investigating an officer involved shooting in Macon, Georgia. The Macon Sheriff's Office asked the GBI...

September 23, 2022
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Macon, GA (September 22, 2022) – The GBI is investigating an officer involved shooting in Macon, Georgia. The Macon Sheriff's Office asked the GBI to conduct an independent investigation on September 21, 2022. No one was injured in the incident. Preliminary information indicates police conducted a traffic stop on a driver later identified as Dale Watson, age 31, of Macon, Georgia for a traffic violation. Watson refused to stop and sped away. There was a short vehicle pursuit that led to Watson eventually crashing at the intersection of Coliseum Drive and Emery Highway.