One dead in Sunday shooting on Hotwater Road

One person is dead after a reported shooting Sunday afternoon on Hotwater Road, according to a post on the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office's Facebook page.

The shooting happened about 5 p.m. in the 1600 block of Hotwater Road, the post reads. On arrival, deputies found a deceased person who had sustained a gunshot wound.

Authorities are still actively working the scene, according to the post.

The name of the victim is not being released pending notification of next-of-kin.

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