Camden County, GA – The Georgia Bureau of Investigation released bodycam footage of an officer involved shooting on Tuesday resulting in one person dead and a second person injured.
Early on Tuesday morning, Camden County deputies were executing a drug related search warrant at the home of Varshaun Brown located at the 12000 block of Highway 17 south. While executing the warrant Latoya James was there visiting her cousin.
The video begins with the officers knocking on the door stating, “Sheriff’s Office search warrant…come to the door.”
The door then opens and officers enter the home stating, “Sheriff’s Office. Get on the ground,” and then you hear gunshots being fired.
The remainder of the bodycam footage is mainly audio but you can hear everything that transpires during the incident.
According to GBI there was an exchange of gunfire between the individuals in the home and law enforcement. During the gunfire both Brown and James were struck. James was pronounced dead at the scene. Brown was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment.