LIVE on TIG: Deputies ambushed in Peach County

LIVE on TIG: Deputies ambushed in Peach County

BYRON, GA (WALB) - One deputy is dead and another injured during a shootout Sunday evening in Peach County.

Deputies were called to a dispute between neighbors when a gunman opened fire.

Peach County deputy Patrick Sondon died from his injuries. A second deputy, Daryl Smallwood, was wounded and taken to the hospital in critical condition.

The suspected shooter was also wounded and is hospitalized.

Coming up on Today in Georgia, we are live in Byron where the GBI is investigating the shooting and more on the wounded deputy who has ties to South Georgia law enforcement.

Join us beginning at 5 a.m. for the latest.