PUTNAM COUNTY, Ga. — A manhunt is underway for two inmates who killed two corrections officers Tuesday morning in central Georgia’s Putnam County, according to WSB-TV.
The corrections officers were killed just before 7:30 a.m. while transporting prisoners during a work detail.
The inmates are identified as Ricky Dubose, 24, and Donnie Russell Rowe, 43. They were last seen in a dark green Honda.
Putnam County’s seat of government, Eatonton, is about 65 miles southeast of Atlanta.