May 17th, 2021 – 8:15 PM
Ethan Garrett – WRGA Digital News Editor & Video Reporter –
Breaking News: On Monday evening (around 5 PM), 9/11 dispatch received reports of a possible shooting in the area of Fay Street and Magnolia Avenue in West Rome.
When first responders arrived at the scene, they found a deceased gunshot victim in a residence in the 100 block area.
The shooting victim has been identified as 26-year old Jasper Jermaine Brewster III of Rome.
A crime scene was set up around the house.
A dog was also taken by Animal Control from the scene.
The Rome Police Department is working with the GBI Crime lab to investigate this situation further.