BREAKING NEWS – Shooting in Hartwell
Hartwell Police and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation are investigating a shooting at the Hartwell Housing Authority apartments next to the Hartwell Dairy Queen. According to Hartwell Police Chief Cecil Reno, one person is dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. Hart County High School and Middle School is nearby. Students were put on lockdown for a brief period of time. The lockdown has been lifted, and classes have resumed.