PICKENS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
September 15, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Sheriff David Abston regrets to announce a tragic hunting accident the afternoon of September 13, 2014 has claimed the life of Heather Garner. While Dove hunting in Pickens County a weapon was accidentally discharged striking Ms. Garner. Ms. Garner was air-lifted to Druid City Hospital in Tuscaloosa. The facts surrounding this incident are still under investigation.