ACCPD Investigating Burkland Drive Shooting
Athens-Clarke police are investigating a Saturday shooting that left a woman seriously injured. Officers responded to a Shots Fired call shortly before 2 o’ clock Saturday morning on Burkland Drive.
According to witnesses, multiple gunshots were fired during a domestic incident. The shooter left the area. Additional witnesses told officers that a 27-year old female in a nearby residence had been shot in the back. The victim was inside her home lying on a couch when she was struck by gunfire. EMS transported her to a local hospital with a serious injury.
No one else was injured.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact Detective Dara Deckert at 762-400-7198 or Dara.Deckert@accgov.com.