Statesboro Police Office investigating possible murder-suicide

by jovan1984


Statesboro — The Statesboro Police Office is investigating a possible murder-suicide.

The incident occurred on Friday the 13th at Connection Apartments. That is located on 2000 STANBUCK LANE.

According to its Facebook page, Statesboro Police Office deputies arrived to the apartment complex at 21:39 Friday. Deputies forced entry into the residence in question and found a 17-year-old girl deceased and a 20-year-old man with a possible self-inflicted gunshot wound, clinging to life.

The man, identified as Ethan Alexander, did not make it through the night.

The incident is believed to be contained within the apartment and no other suspects are believed to be at large.

The case was turned over to the Statesboro Police Office Criminal Investigations Bureau and has been assigned to Detective Tommy Brown. This case is still under investigation and no further information is being released at this time.

Anyone with information concerning this case is asked to contact the Statesboro Police Office at (912) 764-9911. You may also anonymously submit information to or by texting a tip to “TIPSSPD plus your message” to 274637 (CRIMES). All information is strictly confidential.