Police: Man shot dead inside Athens home

Police in Clarke County are searching for a suspect in a deadly shooting Friday.

Athens-Clarke County Police were called out to a home along Royal Court around 3:18 p.m. Friday. Police said they found 32-year-old Rodriquez Rucker dead from an apparent gunshot wound.

Witnesses told police they saw a faded black 1990s era Chevrolet full-sized pickup truck with silver or gray rims leaving the area just following the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to call Dev. Paul Johnson at 706-613-3330, ext. 522 or email him at Paul.Johnson@accgov.com.