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      GBI investigating Moultrie death

      UPDATE (1/13/14 2:00 PM):

      GBI Detective Steve Turner says Hill shot and killed 20-year-old Kirby Yon on February 1, 2013. Turner says Yon stabbed Hill multiple times in an apparent robbery. Yon was trying to steal cocaine and marijuana from Hill. Police filed drug charges against Hill but he wasn't charged in the death of Yon. That was ruled to be self-defense.

      UPDATE (1/11/14 5:00 PM):

      GBI Special Agent Steven Turner released a statement Saturday evening about the Hill homicide.

      On Friday, January 10th, around 6:30 PM, the Moultrie Police Department responded to a shooting in the 800 block of 8th Avenue S.E. in Moultrie.

      Officers with the Moultrie Police Department found the body of 23-year-old Danny Hill, of 1327 Summer Circle in Moultrie.

      Hill had an apparent gunshot wound and was deceased.

      The Moultrie Police Department requested the assistance of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation with this homicide investigation.

      Turner adds that the investigatin continues.

      ORIGINAL STORY: Officials with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation say they are helping assist in a death investigation Friday night in Moultrie.Special Agent Steve Turner says they are investigating and looking where the evidence will follow.Stay connected to as stories develop and the FOX 31 Newscast at 10 PM. Visit us on Facebook and Twitter to join in on the conversation and connect with FOX 31!