Athens shooting victim dies, two charged with murder


David Devon Richard

By Joe Johnson

A teen who was shot Thursday afternoon at the Bethel Midtown Village apartment complex later died at the hospital, Athens-Clarke County police said.

Two suspects were subsequently arrested and charged with murder, according to police Public Information Officer Lt. Shaun Barnett.

The victim was identified by police as 19-year-old Ketorian Cooper of Athens.

One of the suspects, 21-year-old David Devon Richard, was booked into the county jail at 12:12 a.m. Friday. He was listed as having an address at the complex where the shooting occurred.

The other suspect is 15-year-old Quatravis Hull of Athens, who Barnett said was charged as an adult with murder.

Barnett indicated additional details could be released after he meets with detectives later today.

Classic City News will update this story as more information becomes available.



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