On February 3rd, 2022, at 12:06 p.m., the Haralson County Sheriffs Office, the Haralson County Fire Department, and AmbuCare EMS were dispatched to 46 Moeser Road, Tallapoosa, Georgia in reference to a possible shooting.
The Tallapoosa Police Department responded to assist and arrived on the scene first. Upon the first Officers arrival, a male, Nathan Larry Mayfield, came out onto the front porch of the residence with a pistol in his hand. As the Officer was speaking with Mr. Mayfield, Mr. Mayfield shot himself in the head. As other law enforcement officials began to arrive and clear the rest of the residence, officials found two other individuals inside the home.
Officials found Dillion Dobbs (21 years of age) deceased in a bedroom. Officials also found Joseph Dobbs (20 years of age) inside the home with an apparent gunshot wound to the head. Mr. Joseph Dobbs was transported to Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta. The cause of Mr. Dillion Dobbs death is still under investigation.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation responded to the scene to assist the officials with the investigation.