1 dead, 1 injured in Cordele shooting
One person has died and another injured during an early morning shooting in Cordele.
Cordele police say they arrived to the Suwanee Apartments on S. 7th Street just before 12:30 a.m. and found two people that had been shot.
One person was dead at the scene while the other was transported to the hospital with a non-life threatening injury. Neither person has been identified by police as of publication.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has been called in to help assist according to investigators.
According to Cordele Police Chief Rob Rodriguez, “The agents and investigators are diligently working this incident to determine the cause. Although we investigate each death as a homicide, we have to wait and see where the facts and evidence leads us”.
This is the third homicide victim in Cordele this year.
If you have any information on this case, you are asked to contact the Cordele Police Department.