Sheriff Darrell Dix reports that Sergeant Josh Pitts, of the Special Operations Division, was on patrol in the vicinity of 615 Northside Drive (Northside Hills Apartments). He heard a loud verbal altercation in the vicinity of the L building. As he was approaching the area several gunshots were fired. Pitts located the suspect and gave chase on foot. With the assistance of the Uniform Division, Keundre Chappell was located in an apartment near the area of the initial contact and taken into custody.


Keundre Chappell, of Stockbridge, was charged with three counts of aggravated assault, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, reckless conduct and obstruction of a law enforcement officer.

He is currently being held in the Spalding County Jail awaiting a bond hearing.