DeKalb County Sheriff's Office identifies victim of Monday night shooting

The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting on County Road 20, near Skirum.

Posted: May 7, 2019 7:50 AM
Updated: May 7, 2019 6:42 PM

UPDATE: (6:36 p.m.) The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office has released the name of a man found dead after a shooting Monday around 8:30 p.m. on County Road 20 in Skirum.

Officials say 33-year-old Jeremy Perry from Geraldine was found dead at the scene when deputies and investigators responded to the shooting.

The incident is under investigation, and no further information is available at this time.

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From earlier:

The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting on County Road 20, near Skirum.

The office, which posted about the investigation to its Facebook page after 11 p.m. Monday, reports there is no threat to the community.

Stay with WAAY 31 for updates.

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