By David Miller
ALBANY, GA (WALB) – A seventy-year-old woman was shot inside her home at 106 North 13th Street about 10:45 this morning in Cordele.
Mamie Evelyn Wright was able to call 911, and Cordele Police and EMTs responded. She was taken to Crisp Regional Hospital, where she died.
Her body will be sent to the Crime Lab in Macon for an autopsy Thursday.
Agents from the Americus GBI Office are handling the investigation, and if you have any information on this case, they ask you to call the Cordele Police Department or the GBI at 229-931-2439.
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