Investigators with the Troup County Sheriff’s Office continue their search for 35-year-old Mathew Wilson Strickland.
According to TCSO, Strickland allegedly shot Fred Fincher in the back with a shotgun a week ago. The incident was not immediately reported. Deputies say Fincher told them Strickland shot him while they were riding four wheelers on Lovic Davis Road.
After taking the report and seeing an obvious gun shot wound, Deputies say Fincher was transported to West Georgia Health for medical treatment.
Investigators say Strickland also held a gun to another victim’s head during the same incident. He is currently being charged with two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
If you know Mathew Strickland’s whereabouts or have any information related to this case please call Investigations at 706-883-1616 or Troup County Crime Stoppers at 706-812-1000.