Suspected killer of Golf Pro Gene Siller arrested: What you need to know
Police in Georgia have arrested a man named Bryan Anthony Rhoden concerning killings in Georgia on July 3rd which also included Golf Pro Gene Siller.
Police have charged Rhoden with three counts of murder, three counts of aggravated assault, and two counts of kidnapping. Police confirmed that Rhoden has no ties with the Metro Atlanta area.
On July 3rd, Gene Siller was shot dead at the golf course in Cobb County, Georgia. Along with him, police discovered two other men shot dead inside a truck on the ground. According to the police investigation, Siller had no connection with the suspect and arrived on the scene when he noticed something was wrong.
Police said, "It does not appear Siller was targeted, he happened upon a crime in progress involving the unknown suspect and the two deceased males”. The Georgia State Golf Association, where Siller served as a director expressed its condolences for Siller's death.
The Association tweeted on July 3rd, "All of us at the GSGA are deeply saddened by the tragic events that occurred earlier today at Pinetree CC. Our thoughts and prayers are with Gene Siller's family and friends.”
Gene Siller had a wife and two children. There was a GoFundMe setup for him which has raised more than $127,000.