On Tuesday, September 8, 2020, at approximately 8:24 pm., Valdosta Police Officers responded to the 700 block of North Forrest Street, for a 911 call about a subject who had been shot. Upon arrival, officers found the victim, Jarvez Miller, with apparent gunshot wounds to his body. Officers provided first aid until Emergency Medical Services arrived on the scene. EMS transported the victim to South Georgia Medical Center, where he was pronounced deceased. Detectives with the Valdosta Police Department and Crime Scene Personnel from the Valdosta Lowndes Regional Crime Laboratory responded to the scene to investigate the incident, which is being treated as a homicide.
If anyone has any information on this case, please contact the Valdosta Police Department Bureau of Investigations at 229-293-3145 or the Crime Tip Line at 229-293-3091.
No further information is being released at this time, due to the ongoing investigation.