Man shot while sleeping inside Atlanta home, police say

A man was shot while sleeping inside his home early Saturday morning, Atlanta police say.

Just after midnight, Atlanta police arrived at the 2300 block of Sandcove after finding a man with a gunshot wound.

Police said someone outside shot inside the man’s home in southwest Atlanta.

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It’s unclear what led to this shooting.

The man was transported to the hospital and is alert, conscious and breathing, according to police.

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Police are continuing to investigate this incident.

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