Man shot in Athens, police looking for suspect

- A man was found with several gunshot wounds and a torn shirt covered in blood, and now police are looking for a female suspect, according to Athens-Clarke County Police.

The incident occurred on Thursday on Murrell Road, and police arrived at the scene to find a 50-year-old man on the front porch with the gunshot wounds, officials said.

The man told police a female in her mid-20s, wearing all black, with short curly hair shot him and that she was driving a black newer model stock car, according to police.

Emergency crews transported the man to the hospital, and he is currently in surgery, according to authorities.

Anyone with information into this incident is asked to contact the Athens-Clarke County Police Department. 

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