Suburban Atlanta Multiple Shooting Leaves 1 Dead
Authorities are investigating a multiple shooting in Stone Mountain, Ga., that left one dead and four others wounded. DeKalb County police said a 911 call came to dispathers about 3:30 p.m. EDT Wednesday.
Around the same time, they tweeted that a drug transaction had led to the shooting.
Drug transaction leads to shooting. Several wounded one dead on Thornewood Ln. Several suspects in custody. Investigation ongoing. #DKPD
— DeKalb County Police (@DeKalbCountyPD) June 22, 2016
Police told the Atlanta Journal Constitution that two groups of people were involved in the shootout, but it is unclear how the violence transpired and the people involved have not been identified.
The investigation was ongoing as of late Wednesday afternoon.