George faces misdemeanor charges for 2017 death

Published 1:39 am Saturday, January 20, 2018

A Covington County Grand Jury recently indicted Darryl George with criminally negligent homicide in the 2017 death of Brady Page.

Page, 21, died in a shooting incident at a residence on the Gantt-Red Level Road on Mon., Feb. 27, 2017.

Darryl George

Covington County Sheriff Dennis Meeks told The Star-News that Page’s body was found inside the home. He said Page was lying on the floor in a bedroom. Page was pronounced dead on the scene. No arrests were made at the time.

George, 20, was arrested on Fri., Jan. 5, 2018, and was held on a $20,000 bond.

A person commits the crime of criminally negligent homicide if he/she causes the death of another person by criminal negligence.

Criminally negligent homicide is a Class A Misdemeanor, the most serious of misdemeanors.

A Class A Misdemeanor can mean a jail sentence for up to a year and fines up to $6,000.