UPDATE, 10:12 P.M. – The Emanuel County Coroner’s Office has identified the person who died.

According to Emanuel County Deputy Coroner, Eric Foreman, Jr., 19, has been pronounced dead.

Authorities say that there were at least four victims in the shooting.

According to investigators, one of the surviving victims was flown by emergency air transport from Swainsboro, another surviving victim was transported by ambulance to a nearby trauma center, and a third victim was hospitalized in another county.


EMANUEL COUNTY, Ga. (WJBF) – The Emanuel County Coroner’s Office is on the scene after the Emanuel County Sheriff’s Office confirmed that multiple people were shot in Swainsboro.

According to the Emanuel County Coroner’s Office, at least one person is dead.

Authorities say that the incident happened on North Coleman Street.

The Emanuel County Sheriff’s Office is working with the Swainsboro Police Department in this investigation.