Man in McLaren sports car opens fire on SUV on busy Buckhead street, police say

ATLANTA — A busy Buckhead Street has reopened after police shut it down to investigate a shooting.

Police shut down Peachtree Road near West Wesley Road around 5 a.m. Wednesday morning.

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Investigators told Channel 2 Action News they responded to a shots call fired in the area of Peachtree Road and Peachtree Way.

Police said an off-duty officer saw a man get out of a 2018 McLaren and fire gunshots at a white SUV, which sped away.


The shooter then let the sports car in the middle of the street.

The shooter was arrested nearby and charged with reckless conduct and traffic charges. No injuries were reported, though police are still investigating.

Police did find several shell casings and two handguns at the scene.

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