Clayton County police investigating woman's death

By Kathy Jefcoats


RIVERDALE — Clayton County police are investigating the shooting death of a woman found Tuesday.

Officer Charlene Watson-Fraser said police responded to the 1300 block of Lake Ridge Parkway in Riverdale Tuesday about 1:30 p.m. in reference to a shooting. Once inside the home, officers found a woman, 23, inside a bedroom with what appeared to be a gunshot wound, said Watson-Fraser.

Clayton County police Criminal Investigation Unit officers responded and took over the scene, she said. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene by a Georgia Bureau of Investigation medical examiner.

Watson-Fraser said the woman's name couldn't be released because of the ongoing investigation.