Update #1: Homicide Investigation on Ashley Lakes Drive in Peachtree Corners

Update #1, 02/01/2020: The victim in this case has been identified as Malik Werts (age 22, Peachtree Corners). Additional details about the incident are not being released at this time.

 (Peachtree Corners, Georgia) 

The Gwinnett County Police Department is actively investigating a homicide that occurred on Ashley Lakes Drive in Peachtree Corners just after 12:00 PM today.  Officers were dispatched to the scene after receiving a 911 call alerting them that a male had been shot inside one of the apartments.

 When officers arrived they located a deceased male in the 700 building of the complex.  Detectives responded to the scene to collect evidence and speak with witnesses.  At this time, detectives believe that the victim was familiar with the suspect.  There is no description of the suspect.

 Information on the victim will be held until the next of kin is notified.

 If anyone has any information to share in this case, please contact GCPD detectives at 770-513-5300.  To remain anonymous, tipsters should contact Crime Stoppers at 404-577-TIPS (8477) or visit www.stopcrimeATL.com.  Crime Stoppers tipsters can receive a cash reward for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case.  Case Number:  20-009770   

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