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Man Arrested for Firing Weapon During a Fight Near Bainbridge Middle

Darrell Clemons
Posted at 10:14 PM, Mar 20, 2015
and last updated 2015-03-20 18:26:31-04

BAINBRIDGE, Ga. (WTXL) - A man is arrested after officers say he fired his gun during a fight near Bainbridge Middle School Friday afternoon.

According to Bainbridge Public Safety, 43-year old Darrell Clemons is charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and reckless conduct.

Officers heard about the fight after a resource officer at the middle school reported hearing five gunshots.

When officers arrived, they say they saw about 50 people participating or encouraging a fight in the road near the Floyd tennis courts on Miluli Avenue.

Officers say Clemons fired his gun into the crowd and a man was shot in the hand.

Clemons has been charged with Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, and Reckless Conduct.