Athens GBI Assisting Barrow County in Road Rage Shooting

May 2, 2021

The Barrow County Sheriff’s Office is requesting assistance from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s Athens Regional Office in a murder case. A release from the GBI states Barrow deputies responded to a possible road rage incident that left one man dead and another wounded. 

Credit Georgia Bureau of Investigation

Authorities say 20-year-old Ketravian Cole was pronounced dead at the scene from apparent gunshot wounds. A second man was taken to an area hospital for treatment. According to preliminary information, a dark colored sedan, the make and model is not known, pulled up beside the victims' vehicle and opened fire.  There were no descriptions of suspects. 

Anyone with any information about the shooting should contact the Barrow County Sheriff’s Office at 770-307-3080 or the GBI Athens Office at 706-552-2309.  

Tips can also be submitted by calling 1-800-597-TIPS(8477), online at https://gbi.georgia.gov/submit-tips-online, or by downloading the See Something, Send Something mobile app.