Man found shot to death is Atlanta's first homicide of 2017

by: Audrey Washington Updated:

ATLANTA - Just barely one day into 2017 and the Atlanta Police Department is investigating its first homicide.

A person walking down the street found a man shot to death Monday morning.

The man’s body was discovered on the sidewalk at 96 Broad Street Southwest around 6:30 a.m.

Investigators said the man was found with a gunshot wound to the head.

Authorities are working to identify the victim and to see if there were any cameras in the area.


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