Man who ambushed Valdosta officer transported to local hospital

Man who ambushed Valdosta officer transported to local hospital
Officer Hancock
Officer Hancock

VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) - Officer Randall Hancock was shot in the line of duty on Friday July 8.

He responded to a 911 call and was ambushed by gunfire when he arrived on scene at the Three Oaks Apartment complex.

On Tuesday, the suspect, Stephen Beck was transported back to South Georgia Medical Center in Valdosta.

Officials have said that there will be multiple armed officers outside of his room 24/7.

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