Bibb deputy arrested for aggravated assault
MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A Bibb County corrections deputy was arrested Friday and charged with aggravated assault-family violence.
Deputies were responding to a domestic dispute at the home of 44-year-old Tavy Knowlton Senior, according to a news release.
Investigators said deputies spoke to Knowlton’s wife when they arrived at the home. The woman told deputies she and Knowlton had been arguing that day. Knowlton’s wife said he got a gun from the bedroom and started waving it around and threatening to hurt her. Knowlton left the house before deputies arrived.
No bond has been set at this time.
Knowlton is on administrative leave while an internal investigation is completed.