A man was robbed and shot on his way to pick up his co-worker for work Monday morning, DeKalb County police said.
The shooting happened at The Colony apartment complex on Aztec Road in Doraville.
Police said at 6 a.m., the 44-year-old victim got out of his car to let the co-worker know he had arrived when a gunman approached. The gunman stole his wallet, gold chain and shot him in the leg before running away, police said.
Channel 2’s Amanda Cook was at the scene as DeKalb police officers, K-9 units and a police helicopter searched the area. Residents who see any suspicious activity are asked to call 911.
The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.