UPDATE: Arrest made in Laurens County deadly domestic dispute

William Thomas Overstreet was shot during a domestic dispute with a neighbor around 1:45 p.m.
Wilton Tatem Web

UPDATE: The Laurens County Sheriff’s Office has arrested 45-year-old Wilton Tatem III, of Dublin. He is charged with murder.

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DEXTER, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT ) — A man was killed at a home in Laurens County Thursday afternoon.

According to Laurens County Deputy Coroner Nathan Stanley, the incident happened at 3495 US Highway 257 in Dexter.

Stanley says 53-year-old William Thomas Overstreet was shot during a domestic dispute with a neighbor around 1:45 p.m.

Overstreet was taken to Fairview Park Hospital in Dublin, where he was pronounced dead around 2:30 p.m.

His body will be sent to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Crime Lab in Atlanta for autopsy.

Stay with 41NBC for more information on this incident as it becomes available.

 

 

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