ARREST MADE IN OVERNIGHT SHOOTING IN SOUTH FORSYTH
At approximately 12:30 this morning, Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a call in the Twin Lakes Mobile Home Park located at 3300 Shore Dr., off of Ga. Hwy. 9 in Cumming. Upon arriving within minutes of the call, deputies heard a woman screaming and located a white male lying on the ground between two mobile homes with multiple gunshot wounds. Deputies quickly rendered aid to the victim until other emergency responders arrived. The victim was then transported to North Fulton Hospital in Roswell. Upon further investigation, it was learned that another male at the mobile home park had shot the victim.
The 26-year-old suspect, who resides in the mobile home park, was arrested at the scene. He has been charged with aggravated assault and is being held in the Forsyth County Detention Center awaiting a bond hearing. The 28-year-old victim is undergoing surgery and is listed in critical condition. No other persons were injured.
The shooting remains under investigation by the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division.