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A police car's lights flash in downtown Athens, Georgia on Saturday, Aug. 22, 2020. (Photo/Taylor Gerlach; @taylormckenzie_photo)

The Athens-Clarke County Police Department took a 15-year-old into custody Sunday in connection with a murder, according to a press release.

Around 11 p.m. on Saturday, police responded to a shooting on Carriage Court. They found Carlos Harper, 38, with gunshot wounds. Harper was transported to the hospital, and was pronounced dead, according to the release.

The 15-year-old was arrested on charges of murder, aggravated assault, possession of a firearm by a person under 18 and possession of a firearm during commission of a crime, according to the release.

The investigation into the shooting is still active, and anybody with information is asked to contact Det. David Harrison at 762-400-7361 or david.harrison@accgov.com.