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20-year-old dead, one injured in fatal firearm shooting


The Athens-Clarke County Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting that occurred in the area of Kathwood Drive and Rolling Ridge Drive at approximately 12:30 a.m. on Oct. 28.

Officers and EMS responded to the scene where two gunshot victims were transported to a local hospital. A 20-year-old female from Athens who was pronounced deceased at the hospital, while a 17-year-old male from Athens has serious injuries.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Sergeant Scott Black at 762-400-7058 or at or Detective Hovie Lister at 762-400-7333 or at