One man killed, another injured in shooting in southwest Atlanta, police say

A man was shot and killed in southwest Atlanta early Sunday morning, Atlanta police said.

Police responded just before 3 a.m. Sunday morning to a person shot call at 2612 Steele Ave., where they located two men with gunshot wounds.

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Officials say the first victim was shot multiple times and was transported to the hospital where he later died.

The second victim was struck, but police say his injuries were non-life threatening. He was taken to the hospital, treated and released.


Homicide investigators are working to determine motive in the shooting.

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