Attempted carjacking leads to gunshots - CBS46 News

Attempted carjacking leads to gunshots

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DEKALB COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

An attempted carjacking turned into a shooting scene Saturday morning.

It happened in DeKalb County around two a.m. near I-285 Northbound and Covington Highway.

DeKalb County police said the driver of a car ran out of gas and went to a nearby gas station for help. A man offered to help him, but then tried to steal his car. The driver tried to fight him off and was shot.

The gunman got away but left the car behind.

Police did not immediately release the driver's condition.

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