UPDATE: Cordele Murder Victim's Name Released
An early morning murder in Crisp County is under investigation.
Sergeant Jeremy Taylor of the Cordele Police Department tells NewsCentral, officers are investigating a homicide that occurred around midnight on Tuesday.
Crisp County Coroner J.D. Rainey Jr. tells NewsCentral, the victim is a 39-year Alonzo Smith.
Taylor says the family was inside the home when they heard gun shots. He says they rushed to the porch and found smith concsious with a gun shot wound in the abdomen.
The victims mother says there is nothing that lead her to believe that her son was involved in anything suspicious.
Police still don't have any leads in the case. Anyone with information should call CrimeStoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.