Man charged in November Douglas fatal shooting

Man charged in November Douglas fatal shooting
Samuel Edward Jones (Source: Coffee Co. Sheriff)

DOUGLAS, GA (WALB) - The Douglas Police Department charged one man with murder after a November shooting, according to the department’s Facebook page.

Samuel Edward Jones, 29, was charged in the death of Terrance Daniel Gibson, 31.

A follow-up investigation resulted in two additional charges against Jones for influencing a witness, the post stated.

On 11/18/2018 Investigators from the Douglas Police Department were called to investigate the shooting death of 31 year...

Posted by Douglas GA Police Department on Monday, February 11, 2019

Jones was indicted by a Coffee County grand jury on malice murder, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime and two counts of influencing a witness on Jan. 24.

Jones was denied bond on Feb. 6 and is currently in the Coffee County Jail.

The department said this is an ongoing investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Douglas Police Department at (912) 384-2222 or the Tips Line at (912) 260-3600. Information can also be shared on the Douglas Police Department Facebook page.

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