Ider Child Dies From Gunshot Wound


A tragic incident on Monday, July 10th, sent shockwaves through the Ider community as a 12 year old was shot. The child was swiftly airlifted by MedFlight from Ider to the Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga, Tennessee, according to the DeKalb County coroner. Unfortunately the child passed Wednesday afternoon.

The community remains united in offering support to the affected child’s family, hoping for a full recovery and an end to such tragic incidents.