ATHENS, Ga. -- Athens-Clarke County Police are investigating the shooting death of a teenager.
The victim, 18-year-old Jordanius Randolph, was found lying behind some hedges near a home on Westchester Circle shortly before 1 a.m. Friday.
Police said Randolph had been shot. Responding officers rendered first aid until EMS arrived, but the teen passed away. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation will conduct an autopsy.
Police are now working to identify a suspect in the shooting. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 706-613-3342.