An investigation is underway after a Fulton County Sheriff deputy was found shot and killed inside his vehicle a few days before the new year.
Around 4:30 a.m. on December 29, Fulton County Sheriffs responded to a call regarding a crash with the victim still inside the vehicle. When authorities responded to the scene they found 24 year old deputy James Thomas deceased inside his vehicle.
According to the 911 caller the shooting appeared to be a drive by. At this time officers have no suspect or motive.
Deputy Thomas was a former officer for the Jackson police department.