Two arrested for heroin trafficking

mikeon briddy damonta anderson

On 5/31/14 investigators with the Statesboro-Bulloch Crime Suppression Team conducted a narcotics investigation at Park Place Apartments in the 200 block of Lanier Drive, Statesboro Ga, based on information that a large amount of heroin was being transported to that location from Atlanta.  At 10:00 p.m. a male subject, later identified as Damonta Anderson (25 yoa, Greens Ferry Rd, Atlanta Ga), and a female subject, later identified as Mikeon Briddy (23 yoa, McDaniel St, Atlanta Ga), arrived to deliver the heroin.  When investigators attempted to take Anderson into custody he attempted to flee on foot and was subdued by use of the Taser.  Briddy was taken into custody without incident.  Both Anderson and Briddy were transported to the Bulloch County Jail where they are held without bond pending a hearing in Superior Court.  Anderson was charged with Trafficking in Heroin and Obstruction.  Briddy was charged with Trafficking in Heroin.