Three teens charged in Burke County party shooting that injured 5

Three teens have been charged in a Burke County shooting that injured five at a party Sunday and more arrests are likely.

Five people, ages 17 to 21, were treated for injuries after shots rang out around 1:45 a.m. at a repurposed automobile shop on Highway 80.

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation was called in to assist the Burke County Sheriff’s Office in the investigation.

According to a news release, police charged Tacorey Lamon Lakes and Brandell Shaquael Little, both 19, and a 16-year-old with five counts of aggravated assault and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.

Police said the investigation continues and more arrests are expected.

Anyone with information can contact the sheriff’s office at (706) 554-2133 or the GBI at (706) 595-2575.

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