DeKalb County

1 shot outside Brookhaven nightclub, investigation underway, police say

BROOKHAVEN, Ga. — A man is recovering after being shot outside a Brookhaven nightclub Monday morning.

Brookhaven police told Channel 2 Action News at 3:18 a.m., officers received reports of someone who was shot outside Josephine Lounge on Buford Highway.

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When officers arrived, they found a 35-year-old man shot in the chest in the parking lot. Officers provided medical attention, and the victim is listed as stable.

The victim’s identity has not been released.


A Channel 2 Action News photographer saw caution tape and multiple police cars in the club’s parking lot.

Police have not said if anyone has been taken into custody.

The investigation remains ongoing.

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