UPDATE: February 8, 2019
ACCPD detectives believe that Curry Cole Calloway was the offender of an
Armed Robbery at 393 First Street where he robbed Dwight Brown (20) of Athens.
After the robbery, Calloway was shot and killed nearby on Trail Creek Street.
Brown is being investigated for his role in Calloway’s homicide. Detectives
continue to review evidence and witness statements, as well as consult with the
Athens-Clarke County District Attorney’s office, to determine the appropriate
course of action in this case.
February 4, 2019
On February 4, 2019 at approximately 10:34 am, ACCPD responded to a Discharging Firearms call in the area of Trail Creek Street and First Street. After arriving in the area, ACCPD located an individual with what appeared to be a gunshot wound and began to render first aid. EMS arrived and the individual was transported to a local hospital. The individual, later identified as a 24-year-old male, Curry Cole Calloway, was pronounced deceased at the hospital.
The circumstances surrounding the incident are under investigation and ACCPD detained two individuals suspected to be connected to the shooting death of Calloway.
This is an active investigation and ACCPD asks that anyone with information about the incident to contact Det. Scott Black at 706-613-3330, ext. 798 or Scott.Black@accgov.com.