Woman dies in DeKalb County shooting - CBS46 News

Woman dies in DeKalb County shooting

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DEKALB COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

A woman died early Friday morning in DeKalb County after she was shot.

DeKalb County Police identified the victim as Atima Smith, 36.

Officers responded to Walden Walk Circle around 1:30 a.m. in reference to shots fired.

Officers later found Smith inside an apartment suffering from a gunshot injury.

Smith was taken to a local hospital where she later died.

According to detectives, Smith and her boyfriend, whose identity they have not released, were upstairs in a bedroom and for an undetermined reason, shots were fired.

The victim's boyfriend fled the scene and detectives are actively searching for him.

At this point detectives do not have a motive for the shooting.

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