Girl, 15, killed in McDuffie shooting

THOMSON -- McDuffie County has experienced its third murder case in two weeks.

The latest, reportedly involving a 15-year-old girl, happened shortly before 11 a.m. today. The victim was shot at Washington Place Apartments, off Old Washington Road near Thomson.

At the scene are McDuffie County Sheriff Logan Marshall, investigators from the sheriff's office, special agents from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and Coroner Rhusha Mack. Troopers from the Georgia Highway Patrol's Grovetown post were also sent to the scene for crowd control.

The victim's identity has not released, and no other details were available. 

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