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Floyd man shot in Cartersville, airlifted to Grady

August 25, 2017 GMT

CARTERSVILLE— The Bartow County Sheriff’s Office is investigating 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 1 a.m. Wednesday. Deputies arrived and found 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 Memorial Hospital.

Millsap reported the victim is expected to recover from his injuries. No arrests had been made in connection with the shooting as of Wednesday evening 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, ext. 6030.