August 24, 2017

The Bartow County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate an overnight shooting that occurred Wednesday morning at a Valley View Drive apartment complex in Cartersville.

According to Sheriff Clark Millsap, calls from the apartment complex began coming in to the 911 center shortly after one am on Wednesday morning. Deputies arrived and located an 18 year old Floyd County man injured from multiple gunshot wounds. Bartow County EMS and Fire Department personnel stabilized the victim who was then taken by air ambulance to Grady Hospital.

Sheriff Millsap reports that the victim is expected to recover from his injuries. No arrests have been made in connection with the shooting at this point and the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division at 770-382-5050 extension 6030.