VALDOSTA — A young woman died after being shot early Saturday, according to the Lowndes County Coroner.
A party was being held at an event center in the 1700 block of North Lee Street when an argument broke out around 1 a.m., according to Lt. Scottie Johns of the Valdosta Police Department.
Someone pulled out a gun, fired and hit an 18-year-old woman, the lieutenant said.
Coroner Austin Fiveash later confirmed the woman had died.
Detectives are investigating the case, Johns said.