COVINGTON, Georgia — Sheriff's deputies are investigating a shooting that left one person dead at an apartment complex in metro Atlanta.
The Newton County Sheriff's Office says the victim was found at about 2:30 a.m. Friday at the Salem Terrace Apartments in Covington, about 35 miles east of Atlanta. WSB-TV reports (http://bit.ly/19O8EKH ) residents at the complex are saying the person was shot during a home invasion and robbery.
Deputies say they have been interviewing people who were inside the apartment when the shooting occurred. Authorities did not immediately release the name of the person who was shot.
Information from: WSB-TV, http://www.wsbtv.com/index.html