• Shooter on the run after police found man shot to death inside DeKalb home

    By: Audrey Washington

    Updated:

    DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - UPDATE: 

    Police have identified a man connected to a deadly shooting at a DeKalb home. Officers are searching for 23-year-old Qamar Williams, who is wanted on murder charge.

    Williams was seen standing over the victim’s body by his cousin, according to a police report obtained by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

    The witness said his cousin had been staying with him for only three or four days before he was killed. 

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    Police are searching for the shooter who killed a man inside his home Monday in DeKalb County. 

    Channel 2's Audrey Washington was outside the home off Lehigh Way as investigators and crime scene units were collecting evidence. 

    DeKalb detectives tell Washington they found the man shot mulitple times in his living room.

    Neighbors told Washington they were surprised to hear this happened in their normally quiet neighborhood. 

    "We don't need this over here. we're trying to be positive. we're trying to build things. we're not trying to knock. It's crazy," Kaywarn Butler said. 

    Butler told Washington he had seen the victim the day before and the man had moved into the house a few months ago.

    "He was just a regular guy, just trying to live his life, you know just trying to live," Kaywarn Butler said.

    No description of the shooter has been released. No one else was hurt in the shooting. 

    Information from The Atlanta Journal-Constitution was used in this report. 

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