(WALB) - According Georgia Southwester State University, Officer Jody Smith, a GSW safety officer, died on Thursday after he was shot Wednesday in Americus.
Smith and Officer Nicholas Smarr were both shot Wednesday after they responded to a domestic disturbance call at an apartment complex.
GSW released the following statement after the school was notified that Smith had passed:
Law enforcement went on a manhunt for the suspect Minquell Lembrick, 32. On Thursday, after a standoff, Lembrick was later pronounced dead due to an apparent self inflicted wound.