July 4, 2017

On Monday, July 3, 2017 at approximately 1913 hours, officers were dispatched to the 2100 block of N Street in reference to a stabbing. Off duty Brunswick Police Officer, Aldrid Spaulding, III, who was in the immediate area, was made aware of a domestic dispute occurring outside of the apartment complex. Officer Spaulding encountered a male subject stabbing a female. The male subject, identified as David Leon Bell, was shot by Officer Spaulding during the encounter. David Bell succumbed to his injuries after being transported to the hospital. The female stabbing victim, Erica Williams, is in stable condition. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is assisting with the investigation as it continues.