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ACCPD investigating fatal overnight shooting

Athens-Clarke County recorded its first murder of the year, according to ACC Police data.

Early Saturday morning, police responded to Cone Drive after reports of a shooting. The victim, a 19 year old male, died from multiple gunshot wounds. The investigation is ongoing.

Martin Matheny is WUGA's Program Director and a host and producer of our local news program 'Athens News Matters.' He started at WUGA in 2012 as a part-time classical music host and still hosts WUGA's longest-running local program 'Night Music' which is heard on WUGA and GPB Classical. He lives in Normaltown with his wife, Shaye and dog, Murphy.