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Double Homicide In Vidalia

Two people are dead after a shooting in Vidalia on the afternoon of Saturday, March 16.

The Vidalia Police Department responded to a report of shots fired near the intersection of East Jenkins and Epstein Street at 5:02 p.m. Saturday. When they arrived, they found that Justin Godfrey, 23, and Iesha Wicker, 18, both of Soperton, had been shot. The pair was driven to the hospital by others at the scene, and eventually both died from their injuries.

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) and Vidalia Police Department are working together to investigate the incident as a double homicide. If you have any information on the case, call the Vidalia Police continued from page

Department Investigative Services Division at (912) 537-4123 or the Georgia Bureau of Investigation – Eastman Office at (478) 374-6988. Tips can also be submitted by calling the anonymous hotline at 1-800-597-TIPS(8477), online at the Georgia Bureau of Investigation website, or through the See Something, Send Something mobile app.

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