DeKalb County

5 injured in shooting outside DeKalb County nightclub, police say

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — DeKalb County police are investigating a mass shooting that happened outside a nightclub.

Authorities told Channel 2 Action News that officers received reports of a person shot at 3:10 a.m. Sunday at the Cosmopolitan Premier Lounge on Glenwood Road.

Police have confirmed that five people have been shot.

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An evening update obtained by Channel 2 Action News said all five victims were taken to local hospitals and remain in stable condition.

Police say the shooting occurred as patrons left the club, as a dispute escalated into gunfire.

The identities of the victims have not been released.


In October, two security guards were shot at the same location.

One of them died.

The investigation remains ongoing.

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