UPDATE: Gunman in Barrett Road shooting arrested by Winder PD

UPDATE - Hall Co. – Officers with the Winder Police Department have apprehended the gunman in the Friday morning, Jan. 31, shooting incident that occurred in the 2,900 block of Barrett Road off of U.S. 129/Athens Highway in Hall County.

During the initial investigation, Hall County Sheriff’s Office Investigators identified the shooter as David Rivera of Gainesville and obtained warrants for his arrest on the charges of aggravated assault with a firearm, aggravated battery and reckless conduct.

Winder Police took Rivera, 24, into custody on the Hall County warrants early Friday afternoon.

The adult male victim, who was transported by Hall County Fire Services to Northeast Georgia Medical Center, suffered non-life threatening injuries during the incident.

The case remains under investigation by the Hall County Sheriff’s Office.

Any inquiries as to details on Rivera’s arrest should be directed to the Winder Police Department.