Special to SEGAZINE
UPDATE: Brantley County Sheriff Jack Whisenant has confirmed that a death occurred in Waynesville Saturday but has not confirmed the identity of the victim or the cause of death.
The Enterprise is investigating unconfirmed reports based on radio traffic that a 16-year-old was shot and killed on Petty Avenue in the Waynesville area. A member of the jail staff who answered the phone at the jail about 9:30 a.m. said he could not officially confirm the report but did say he had heard radio traffic. The sheriff’s office is closed on Saturday and calls are routed to the jail.