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Woman shot inside her Rocksprings Homes apartment

Updated: Nov 11, 2019

The 100 block of Rockspring Court

By Joe Johnson

A resident of the Rocksprings Homes housing complex was shot Monday afternoon while she was in her home off the 100 block of Rocksprings Court, Athens-Clarke County police said.

Police said they responded to the complex shortly after 2 p.m. on a report of shots being fired.

When officers arrived, they found the 38-year-old victim in her home suffering from a single gunshot wound, police said.

“Witnesses indicated that gunfire came through a window in the residence.” According to police.

The woman was transported to the hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries, police said.

Police said they were seeking the public’s assistance in locating the suspect or suspects, and anyone with information about the incident should contact Sgt. David Norris at (706) 613-3330, ext. 556 or at

Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information about the shooting.

Anonymous calls can be made to the Crime Stoppers confidential tip line at (706) 705-4775.

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