Authorities have named the suspect in the fatal shooting Sunday of a Peach County deputy.
The suspect’s name is Ralph Stanley Elrod, according to Peach County Sheriff Terry Deese.
Peach County Deputy Patrick Sondron, 42, was pronounced dead at 6:40 p.m. at the Peach County Medical Center.
The second officer, Deputy Daryl Smallwood, was in critical condition late Sunday with gunshot wounds, Deese said.
Elrod was shot in the abdomen and was taken to a Macon hospital, Deese said.
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