Open Letter To Community
Sheriff Joe Helm and Prosecutor C. Dale Slack respond to misinformation surrounding recent incident
December 9, 2021
On November 29, 2021, at 8:32 p.m., Columbia County Sheriff's Office Deputy Riley Conahan was off-duty and shopping for groceries at the IGA. While shopping, Deputy Conahan saw Jessica Wallingford in the store. Deputy Conahan knew Wallingford from warrant lists and photos as circulated by the Sheriff's Office, and knew that Wallingford had ten active warrants out of five different jurisdictions...