Officials say Tahj Ruff was located and brought in for questioning Monday morning. 

Ruff was located at a home on Westside Drive in Americus. Ruff is still in Police custody.

Police say there have not been any charges yet. However, they are asking for anyone with information relating to this incident to call the Americus Police Department: 229-924-3677.


We now know the name of a person of interest — in the Americus double shooting –that left one person dead. 

Police say 20-year-old Tahj Ruff is that person of interest in the shooting that happened in the 200 Block of Waitsman Drive Saturday. 

The two victims in the case are now being identified as 36-year-old Lynwood Kleckley who died and 26-year-old Winfred Floyd who is now listed in stable condition. 

Officials say Ruff is believed to have been in the car with Floyd when arriving to the shooting location. 

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Ruff is urged to contact police.