Man shot at Gainesville gas station, person of interest in custody

GAINESVILLE, Ga. — A man is currently recovering after being shot at a gas station in Gainesville on Saturday afternoon.

Police say they were called to the Marathon gas station on Thompson Bridge Road where they say a man had been shot.

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Officers say the man was taken to Northeast Georgia Medical Center and is said to be stable.

Investigators also say they have a person of interest in custody, but have not released details on that person.


The investigation impacted traffic in the area for a few hours, but has since cleared.

Gainesville police’s investigation is ongoing.

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