UPDATE: Sergeant Patrick Sondron of the Peach County Sheriff’s Office has been identified as the fallen officer.
Two Peach County Sheriff’s deputies were shot responding to a call involving a dispute between neighbors; one of the officers has died.
“When they arrived, they were under gunfire,” Georgia Bureau of Investigation officer J.T. Ricketson told reporters.
The suspect was taken to a local hospital, though his injuries are unknown, according to The (Macon) Telegraph.
The condition of the second deputy that was shot is unknown.
Several nearby departments have responded to assist, including deputies from Bibb County.