DeKalb County

Police searching for suspect after man shot, killed at apartment complex

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — Police say a man in his early 30s was killed at a DeKalb County apartment complex Saturday afternoon.

The shooting happened around noon on Glenwood Road at the Decatur Gardens Apartments.

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Channel 2′s Michael Seiden was in DeKalb County, where police are still searching for the shooter. Police say the motive may have been robbery.

Witnesses described a chaotic scene, telling Seiden that after the shooter fired, he jumped in a getaway car and then crashed it head-on into another car before running from the scene.


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The apartment complex is no stranger to violence. Back in August, a 14-year-old boy was shot in the leg. Back in October, two fires tore through the complex, damaging 12 units and displacing 70 people.

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