ATHENS - An 18-year-old was shot and killed in Athens early Friday morning.<br />
According to Fox 5, Jordanius Randolph was found lying behind some hedges near a residence. Despite aid from the responding officers, the teenager passed away at the scene before emergency services arrived.<br />
Police received a call about shots being fired on Westchester Circle at about 1 a.m., according to the TV station.<br />
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is assisting Athens-Clarke County police and the Clarke County Coroner's Office in the investigation.<br />
The woman who was shot and critically wounded by a Georgia sheriff told a detective the shooting was an accident that happened while they were practicing self-defense tactics in an empty model home in Gwinnett County, her father said Friday.