Georgia 1-year-old dead twin brother fighting for his life after being shot – WSB-TV Channel 2


Ga. One-year-old dead, twin brother fighting for his life after being shot

FORT VALLEY, Ga. — A group of Georgian twins were the victims of a senseless crime after they were both gunned down Wednesday night.

Fort Valley police said they responded to a call for gunfire at the Lakeview Apartments at 10:45 p.m.

Officers say they found two children who had been shot. Paramedics took them both to a local hospital where one of them was pronounced dead.

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Peach County Coroner Kerry Rooks identified the child to WGXA as one-year-old Markailey Ball.

Rooks identified the other victim as Markailey’s twin brother, who he says is “fighting for his life” in the hospital.

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Investigators say they have identified people of interest, but are not releasing details about them.

Details of what led up to the shooting have also not been released.

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is assisting the Fort Valley Police in their investigation.

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