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One dead in Walton County double shooting

The Monroe Police Department is asking the public's help in its investigation of a double shooting this week that resulted in the death of one of the victims.

According to police, officers were responding to reports of gunfire on Tanglewood Drive just before 11 p.m. Monday, and while they were en route, police received a 911 call reporting gunshot victims at North Broad Street near G.W. Carver Drive,

Police arrived to find two teenage males who had been shot multiple times. The victims have been identified as Dameon Johnson, 19, and Cody Hall, 18.

Officers rendered first aid and the victims were transported to Piedmont Athens Medical Center, where Johnson subsequently died.

This is an active investigation and anyone with information is asked to contact the Monroe Police Department at 770-267-7576.

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