Victim in Thomasville officer-involved shooting dies

| August 16, 2017

THOMASVILLE – Authorities have confirmed that the person injured in an officer-involved shooting in Thomasville has died.

Officials have confirmed to WCTV that the victim is 37-year-old Herbert Gilbert. Authorities say he died at the hospital after sustaining injuries from an officer-involved shooting.

Protesters began to gather at the scene around 11 p.m. One arrest was made after someone broke the window of a patrol car.

Read the original story from WCTV for more details.

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  1. Josh says:


  2. Valdosta Citizen says:

    REALLY there going to protest lol..its tragic im sure the officer didnt want this to happen…but hey obey the law and comply its really not that hard..just because there has been bad raps on police in some stories in the past doesnt mean that EVERY officer is wrong for having to take that action…at the end of the day they have a family they want to go home to considerate