Authorities seek suspect accused of shooting 2 Georgia deputies

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Tyler Keith Henderson

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) is asking for the public’s help locating a man who they say shot two deputies early Tuesday morning.

The GBI says Tyler Keith Henderson is wanted for shooting two Thomas County Sheriff’s Office deputies around midnight in Ochlocknee, Ga.

Officials describe Henderson as a white male, 5’10”, 212 lbs., hazel eyes, brown hair, last seen wearing a white t-shirt, dark-colored jogging pants and light-colored tennis shoes. Henderson has visible tattoos on arms and neck. 

There is a $5,000 reward from the U.S. Marshals Service for information leading to his arrest, the GBI said.

The GBI asks that anyone with information on the whereabouts of Henderson to call 911 or Thomas County Sheriff’s Office at 229-225-4151.

Anonymous tips can also be submitted by calling 1-800-597-TIPS (8477), on the GBI’s website or by downloading the See Something, Send Something mobile app.

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