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Suspect identified in officer involved shooting in Jeff Davis Co.

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JEFF DAVIS CO., GA (WTOC) -

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking for answers after a shooting involving a Jeff Davis County Sheriff's deputy.

It happened around 9 a.m. Thursday morning west of Hazlehurst on the Snipesville Highway.

Sheriff Preston Bohannon said deputies got a complaint call about a man and found him driving on that road and stopped him.

The sheriff's office has identified the suspect killed in the shooting as 34-year-old Josh Foskey.The deputy involved in the shooting has been placed on administrative leave.

The GBI is now reviewing dash cam video and interviewing the deputy about what happened next.

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