Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office responds to social media complaint

LOWNDES COUNTY – A citizen complaint (pictured below), causes the Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office to spring into action early Friday afternoon.

The Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office made the following statement on their official Facebook page:

“The Sheriff’s Office was recently notified of a Facebook post alleging misconduct by two deputies. These complaints are taken seriously and the incident was immediately reviewed. In doing so, the actions of the deputies absolutely do not match the allegations. The complainant has since met with the Sheriff’s Office and was shown the body camera video. This complaint has been resolved.

In line with our efforts to be transparent, the complaint is attached in the comments and the body camera video is attached.”