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Ricky Bryant, Jr
Birth: Feb. 18, 1981
Death: Jan. 16, 2008

DeKalb County Police Department, Georgia.

Officer Ricky Bryant and Officer Eric Barker were shot and killed from ambush while working an off duty, uniformed security job at a local apartment complex. They were investigating reports of a suspicious person on Glenwood Road when they were ambushed and shot by two suspects at approximately 12:30 am.

A tow truck driver who happened across the scene called 911 approximately 10 minutes later.

One suspect has been arrested.

Officer Bryant had served with the agency for 2 years.

Bryant spent most of his life in Rochester. He graduated from Gates-Chili High School before joining the Marines,
serving in Afghanistan.

Forever cherished by his wife, Latoya; children, Kashell, Justice, Jaden and Kami; parents, Vicki Griffin and Ricky Bryant, Sr.; stepmother, Naomi Bryant; brothers, Alex Griffin, Robert and Lamar Lovelace; sisters, Brandi, Sheena, Chiffonda and Briana Bryant; grandparents, Willie & Lillie Griffin and Claudia Bryant; a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.

A very special thank you to Corey Damerell for sponsoring this memorial. She, too, appreciates the men and women who put their life on the line every day for our safety.

Created by: Gracie's Grammy
Record added: Jan 16, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24000326
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- Babe
 Added: Jan. 21, 2015

- Theresa Hernandez -White 💔
 Added: Jun. 22, 2014
Happened to think of you today. Me and my mom Aju will forever love you Kashell, Kami, and Jaden. Wish we could've met Justice when you we're here, and hope to one day see the kids again. I'll never forget your spirit and you will always hold a place in m...(Read more)
- Trisha James
 Added: Oct. 14, 2013
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