Atlanta, Ga. (CW69 News at 10)


On Wednesday, May 27, 2020, at approximately 6:44 p.m., Cobb County Police Department Precinct Two uniform officers were dispatched to 2105 Mesa Valley Way in reference to a person shot. Upon arrival, officers located a victim in a vehicle suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was subsequently transported to Wellstar Cobb Hospital where she was pronounced deceased.

The victim was identified as 18-year-old Ka’Mani’ Kirkland of Marietta.

The suspect, 17-year-old Christopher Morris of Austell, was arrested and charged with Involuntary Manslaughter. It appears the shooting was accidental.

The incident remains under investigation, and anyone with information is asked to contact the Cobb County Police Department Crimes Against Persons Unit at 770-499-3945.



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