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UPDATE: Victims identified in Bainbridge shooting

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Published: Nov. 5, 2021 at 10:14 AM EDT|Updated: Nov. 5, 2021 at 2:03 PM EDT
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BAINBRIDGE, Ga. (WCTV) - Bainbridge Public Safety has identified the two people who died in a shooting near Sims and Powell streets Thursday night.

The victims were Anthony Crosby, Jr. and Destiny Young. Both of them were 25 years old. BPS did not identify the third victim who suffered injuries and received treatment at a hospital in the area.

BPS says troopers from the Georgia State Patrol and Decatur County Sheriff’s Office deputies helped BPS maintain evidence and search for the shooters at the scene.

Both the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and BPS are investigating the shooting. If you have information for the GBI, reach out to its Thomasville office at 229-225-4090.

“Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Investigator Mark Esquivel at 229-248-2038 or marke@bainbridgecity.com. All information will remain confidential,” BPS says.

You can read WCTV’s original story on this shooting below.

BAINBRIDGE, Ga. (WCTV) - Bainbridge Public Safety says two people were killed in a shooting near the intersection of Sims and Powell streets Thursday night.

A total of three people were shot, and the shooting happened around 9:30 p.m., according to BPS. BPS says the third victim received treatment at Bainbridge Memorial Hospital before they were transferred to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital.

Police say this is an active investigation, and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation is now the lead agency on this case.

“Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Investigator Mark Esquivel at 229-248-2038 or marke@bainbridgecity.com. All information will remain confidential,” BPS says.

This is a developing story. A WCTV reporter is working to gather more information.

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