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Victim of Christmas day shooting dies

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SANDY SPRINGS, GA (CBS46) -

Sandy Springs police confirmed overnight that a man shot on Christmas day has died. The shooting happened Wednesday just after 6 p.m. near 1079 Brentwood Way.

The victim, Gregory Parson of Atlanta, suffered a gunshot wound to the stomach according to police. The 24-year-old was in critical condition when he was taken to North Fulton Hospital where he underwent surgery. He was pronounced dead around 10 p.m. according to police.

Demetrius Dunn, 25, of Clayton County was taken into custody. He is charged with murder.

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