5 people shot during Ga. block party, police say

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. — A block party turned violent early Sunday morning after gunfire erupted and sent five people to the hospital.

Milledgeville police said they were called to the party at the intersection of Leo Court and Nobles Court just after 12:30 a.m. on Sunday in reference to several calls of shots fired.

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When officers showed up, they found a large crowd of people running from the area.

As they were arriving, officers said they were notified that five shooting victims had arrived at Navicent Health Baldwin in personal cars.


Investigators determined that all five victims, four women and one man, were shot at the block party. They are all stable.

Police have not released any details on what led up to the shooting or if they have identified possible suspects.

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