According to Sheriff Clark Millsap, just after 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, the Bartow County 911 Center began to receive calls of a man shooting persons at a home on Brent Circle.
Deputies and investigators responded with rescue personnel to the scene and as they did so, other calls began to come in to 911 about the shooter leaving and shooting at other persons.
The 911 Center received more than 10 emergency calls giving information about the shooter and his locations and actions.
The shooter, later identified as 20-year-old Austin Denzell Tyler of Cartersville, fired a pistol at a total of 12 persons and pointed his gun at several others during his 12-15 minute rampage. (more…)