Wanted Americus man in custody

Wanted Americus man in custody
Christopher Hurley, Jr. is now in custody in Americus. (Source: Americus Police Department)

AMERICUS, Ga. (WALB) - The second suspect wanted in a series of shootings is now behind bars, according to the Americus Police Department.

Police said Christopher Hurley, Jr., 27, turned himself in at the Sumter County Jail on Thursday around 7:30 p.m.

He is being charged with aggravated assault and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony.

The other suspect, Devonte Jamal Tucker, 26, was taken into custody on Feb. 17. He is being charged with seven counts of aggravated assault and one count of possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony.

The two men are wanted are out of Americus.
The two men are wanted are out of Americus. (Source: Americus Police Department)

Anyone with information on any of the recent assault cases is urged to call the anonymous Crime Tip Line at (229) 924-4102, or call and speak to an investigator at (229) 924-3677.

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