• Atlanta man shot to death after celebrating birthday

    ATLANTA (AP) - An early morning shooting in Atlanta has left one man dead and another man injured.

    WXIA-TV reports 29-year-old Deante Benton was shot to death around 2:40 a.m. on Sunday in southwest Atlanta. The father of four was returning home from a movie outing celebrating his birthday, which was on Saturday. A 57-year-old man who was also shot has been taken to Grady Hospital.

    Police said the shooting stemmed from a verbal altercation. Police do not have a description of the suspect.


    Information from: WXIA-TV, http://www.11alive.com/

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