Sheriffs Jimmy Thomas, Wendell Beam, Dan Kilgore and Barry Babb of the Griffin Judicial Circuit met and have unanimously agreed with the Georgia Sheriffs' Association’s stance on gun control.
The sheriffs took an oath to support the Constitution and will stand by the 2nd Amendment. The sheriffs will aggressively oppose federal or state legislation which infringes upon law abiding citizens’ right to bear arms.
The sheriffs further agree to support any legislation that would effectively penalize criminals who use firearms in the commission of crimes.
Two men and a woman are suspected of attempting to burglarize a home around 12:30 p.m. Friday afternoon on Adams Road in Meansville. Unofficial reports indicate the three arrived in a 2013 red Chevy Silverado and knocked on the residence's door. When no one answered, one of the men went through a window.
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