Grovetown Mayor welcomes application of Richmond County deputy struck with flashlight by fellow deputy


Grovetown, Ga. (WJBF) – Nicholas Nunes, former Richmond County Deputy, has applied for a job with the Grovetown Department of Public Safety.

Nunes resigned following an altercation with another deputy at the scene of a crime on Peach Orchard Rd. in February.

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The city of Grovetown confirms the Human Resources Department is awaiting results of Nunes background check. An offer of employment is pending.

Mayor Gary Jones says he believes,

Nunes is a good officer with an outstanding record and the city believes our police department could utilize his talent and skills as a law enforcement officer.

Stay tuned to NewsChannel 6 for more information on this developing story.


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