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Posted on: October 8, 2021

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Tifton Police and GBI Conduct Homicide Investigation

TIFTON, GEORGIA – October 8, 2021, On Friday, October 8, 2021, at approximately 12:56 AM, Tifton Police responded to a call at 720 Timmons Drive in reference to a male shot. Upon arrival, officers found a 16- year-old male with multiple gunshot wounds. The male was identified as Jamarion Scott of Tifton, Georgia. Mr. Scott was pronounced deceased at the scene. 

Tifton Police Department requested Georgia Bureau of Investigation Sylvester Office to assist with the investigation. Jamarion Scott’s body was transported to a Georgia Bureau of Investigation Crime Lab for an autopsy. 

The investigation is still active and on-going. If you have any information on this case, please contact the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Tip Line at 1-800-597-TIPS (8477) or leave a message with the Tifton Police Department Tip Line at 229-391-3991. 

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