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No leads in Friday night Porterdale shooting incident

PORTERDALE, Ga. - Porterdale Police Department (PPD) Sgt. Robert Boisis said there are no leads in a shooting incident that occurred Friday night in Porterdale. The incident, however, is still under investigation.

The incident started with an altercation between a male and a female and an unknown third party intervened, he said. 

Boisis said it is not clear whether someone was shot at or if the shot was fired to break up an altercation. He said a doctor has confirmed that the victim may have been grazed by a bullet, but the victim does not believe he has been shot.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Porterdale Police Department at 770-786-2226. 


The Covington News will continue to update this report as more information becomes available.