PRESS RELEASE

The following is additional information regarding the death investigation of the deceased Dejon Dawson. Further investigation revealed that the victim died from blunt force trauma. The injuries were consistent with the damage received by vehicle. Investigators are currently awaiting the results from the toxicology examination. The investigation confirmed that the deceased was positioned in a prone position in the road way prior to being struck by the vehicle in question. Currently charges are not pending concerning the driver of the vehicle at this time.

As an active investigation we are continuing our search for information concerning this accident. Please contact Brunswick Police Traffic Supervisor Sgt. Richard Meeks at 912-280-6974, or Investigator Shaun Johnson at 912-279-2606, or anyone may leave the information on the Silent Witness Hotline at 912-267-5516, or email us at bpdtips@brunswickpolice.org