Investigation Continues into Fatal Shooting of Young Mother at Gwinnett County Party

Gwinnett County Police are continuing their investigation into the tragic shooting that claimed the life of 18-year-old Shania Green on December 29, 2023. Green, a young mother, was fatally struck by a stray bullet while attending a party at a residence on Chance Lane. Detectives believe the bullet came from an unrelated incident outside the home.

Upon responding to a report of a person shot shortly after 1:00 a.m., officers found a house party underway at the Chance Lane residence. Upon clearing the scene, they discovered Green’s lifeless body inside. The young mother, hailing from Lawrenceville, leaves behind a 7-month-old child.

Authorities are appealing to the public for any information that may help solve the case and provide closure to Green’s grieving family. Tipsters can report anonymously and may be eligible for a cash reward by contacting Crime Stoppers at 404.577.8477.