By Carol A. Gasser Moore
LANIER COUNTY, Georgia – Bruce Copeland (28) from Polk County, Florida is known to be hiding from house to house in the Lanier County, Lakeland area. Law enforcement has already given pursuit on foot once, but was unable to catch him. Copeland is a known Meth user, dangerous and could be armed. Among Copeland’s many charges and convictions are charges and convictions for battery on an officer.
Recently, Copeland failed to appear for a court hearing for Battery on an Officer/Fire Fighter/EMT. He has previous charges of Battery on a Law Enforcement Officer.
Readers, if you are in the area and believe you have spotted Bruce Copeland, please call 911 or contact either the Lanier County Sheriff’s Office, Lakeland Police Department or Bail America at 863-533-2245.