Cordele Police Department respond to Homicide

Published 11:10 am Friday, January 5, 2024

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Staff Reports

On 01-05-2024, shortly before one in the morning, officers with the Cordele Police Department were dispatched to Hilltop Apartments in the 200 block of W 24th Ave to a shooting call.
Upon the arrival of officers, they located one male gunshot victim. Crisp County EMS arrived and transported the thirty-year-old male victim to Crisp Regional Hospital for emergency treatment. Unfortunately, life-saving attempts were unsuccessful, and the victim succumbed to his injuries.
At this time, our detectives are working with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation to identify the suspect(s) responsible. As this case remains active, we ask anyone with information about this incident to please contact the Cordele Police Department at 229.276.2921 or non-emergency 911 at 229.276.2690, the GBI Region 3 Office at 229.931.2439 or the GBI Tipline 1.800.597.8477.