UPDATE: November 11, 2019
Victim’s Name Released
The victim in this incident has been identified as 26-year-old Benjamin Lloyd Cloer of
Athens, Georgia. The next of kin has been notified.
November 11, 2019
Earlier this morning, ACCPD arrested 32-year-old Winford “Trey” Terrell Adams, III, a Madison County (Georgia) Deputy Sherriff. Adams was charged with Murder stemming from a domestic incident which occurred on November 10th .
At approximately 6:48 PM on November 10th , ACCPD responded to a Shooting in the 6000 block of Old Jefferson Road. A 26-year-old male was found shot multiple times. He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
Adams was taken into custody at the scene and after investigation, charged with
Murder. He was off-duty and in plain clothes at the time of the incident. The victim’s name is
being withheld pending notification of next of kin. ACCPD is continuing to investigate the