Monday, August 12, 2019
WASHINGTON COUNTY, GA (WRDW/WAGT) -- The Georgia Bureau of Investigation says Washington County Sheriff Thomas Smith died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Smith was a native of Washington County and a former president of the Georgia Sheriff's Association. During his time as sheriff, Smith organized the county's first K-9 unit and a neighborhood watch program as well.
No other details have been made available.
If anyone has information about this investigation, please contact the GBI Eastman office at 478-374-6988.
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