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Two dead in apartment shooting
Police: Incident occurred at Connection Apartment complex
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Statesboro police are investigating a deadly shooting at Connection Apartments on Stambuck Lane Friday night.

According to a press release from the Statesboro Police Department, officers responded to the apartment complex at 9:40 Friday night and found a female, Jade Braddy, 17, dead of a single gunshot wound. They also found male Ethan Alexander, 20, still alive with a single gunshot wound. Alexander was taken to East Georgia Regional Medical Center and later to Memorial University Medical Center, where he died from the injury.

Police believe the incident was contained within the one apartment and that no suspects are at large.

Detective Tommy Brown of the Criminal Investigations Bureau is still investigating the case, and no other information is available at this time.

Anyone with information concerning this case is asked to contact the Statesboro Police Department at (912) 764-9911. You may also anonymously submit information to or by texting a tip to “TIPSSPD plus your message” to 274637 (CRIMES). All information is strictly confidential.

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