Man dies after Subway restaurant shooting



ATLANTA - Channel 2 Action News has learned that a man who was shot outside a Subway restaurant Tuesday afternoon has died.

The incident happened outside the Subway in the Mall West End shopping center.

The victim has been identified as Asiel Parker, 21, of College Park, according to

Witnesses say the gunman shot Parker in the chest, before gunfire began to spread inside the southwest Atlanta restaurant.

Officers were running inside the restaurant, just after 3 p.m. when Channel 2 crews arrived at the chaotic scene.

Kenyatta Duncan, sister of one of the employees, told Channel 2’s Ryan Young the incident left her sister shakened up. Another witness said at one point, he saw men arguing in the mall parking near the restaurant location.

Witnesses said they saw the suspected shooter run away from the scene and jump into a gray or silver Pontiac.

Police are still looking for the gunman.

Anyone with information is being asked to call the Atlanta Police Department.

Channel 2 Action News

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