By Major Mike Reynolds
On November 20th at approximately 11:30 PM, officers of the Valley Police
Department responded to a residence in the 200 block of Glass Road in reference to
a shooting. On their arrival they found Randal Breland, 48 of Valley, had been shot.
Breland was transported to the EAMC-Lanier Emergency Room where he died due
to his wounds.
Preliminary investigation showed that the shooting stemmed from an altercation
between Breland and two other subjects. The shooter and a witness were still
present at the scene when officers arrived. They stated that Breland refused to let
them leave by blocking the doorway and threatening them with a large stick.
Breland swung the stick and struck one of the subjects when the second subject shot
As of this time, no charges have been filed. This case is still under investigation