As of Thursday, April 5, 2012
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Michael Rooks Lanier Jr., 41, has been charged with aggravated assault and booked into Miller County Jail, said Kim Baker, Georgia Bureau of Investigation special agent in charge
Miller County Jail provides housing for Baker County, a jail spokesman said. Lanier bonded out of jail Thursday, he added.
Lanier stands accused of shooting a 34-year-old man while on Coon Pond Road in Baker County sometime before 8:25 p.m. Sunday. The victim suffered a non-life-threatening injury. Baker would not release the victim’s name.