Man shot and killed inside home on Elm Street NW - CBS46 News

Man shot and killed inside home on Elm Street NW

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ATLANTA (CBS ATLANTA) -

A man was shot and killed inside his home late Thursday night according to Atlanta police.

Investigators said the victim who is in his early twenties was targeted by the gunman. He was shot once and died at the scene.

"At this point in our investigation we don't believe that it's a random act and we do believe that the individuals knew each other. We are still in the process of trying to interview other persons that were in the house," said Capt. Paul Guerrucci, Atlanta police homicide unit commander.

It is believed the shooting happened around 11 p.m. where the victim lived on Elm Street in northwest Atlanta.

The name of the victim has not been released. The shooting is under investigation.

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