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Athens police: Man shoots, kills daughter before shooting himself

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Posted: Dec 21, 2020 2:11 PM
Updated: Dec 22, 2020 4:14 PM

The Athens Police Department is investigating a shooting that left two people dead.

Chief Floyd Johnson said it took place in the 18,000 block of Yarbrough Road.

The Athens Police Department is investigating a shooting on Dec. 21, 2020, in the 18,000 block of Yarbrough Road.

He said Tara Foley, 28, and Michael Foley, 64, were found dead inside.

Tara Foley is the daughter of Michael Foley, Johnson said.

"We currently believe Michael shot Tara then shot himself," Johnson said in a news release.

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