Man says he was beaten during drug deal

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Deputies responded to the Medical College of Georgia emergency room Thursday where they found a 45-year-old man who said he had been beaten and robbed during a drug deal that afternoon.

 Barry Darin Pope, of the 4100 block of Wheeler Road, told deputies he was attempting to purchase illegal drugs on the 600 block of Chaffee Avenue around 5:30 p.m. when three men began striking him in the head and body, according to an incident report. After Pope fell to the ground, the men took $20 from his pocket and fled the scene.

 Deputies observed multiple open wounds and swelling on victim’s face. He also complained of chest pain.

 

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Sweet son
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Sweet son 06/10/11 - 01:44 pm
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Pope, you wern't expecting to

Pope, you wern't expecting to buy much dope with $20.00, were you?

mc
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mc 06/10/11 - 02:57 pm
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One word....GOOD!!!!!

One word....GOOD!!!!!

storiesihaveread
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storiesihaveread 06/10/11 - 03:41 pm
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And he called the cops to

And he called the cops to complain and file a report. Yeah waste man hours on that!!

allhans
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allhans 06/10/11 - 05:51 pm
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Worse yet, imagine if you can

Worse yet, imagine if you can the three thugs that did this for a lousy 20 bucks.

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