Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 21 years
Badge # 16
Weapon: Handgun; .45 caliber
Offender: Shot and killed
SAC John King was shot and killed at a gun shop while attempting to serve a bench warrant for the arrest of a suspect in a homicide investigation.
The suspect was shot and killed by another GBI agent who was on the scene with SAC King. The suspect was transported to an area hospital and died later that same evening.
SAC King had been in law enforcement for 21 years. He was survived by his wife and three daughters.