Police Identify Victim In Wednesday’s Apartment Shooting As UWG Student

Carrollton Police are looking for the person who shot a University Of West Georgia business-student to death, near the doorway of the victim’s residence at the River Point Apartments on Lovvorn Road, Wednesday afternoon.
The victim has been identified as 23-year-old Tyler Ford of Athens, GA— a senior at UWG.
He was reportedly shot to death after he answered a knock at the door. Three of Ford’s room-mates were also in the apartment at the time of the shooting, each in their own rooms. They report hearing a commotion at the door and then a gunshot.
Investigators continue to follow leads but have not provided a description of a suspect or motive for the shooting at this time.
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Topics : Law_Crime
Location : AthensWest Georgia
People : Tyler Ford