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Overnight shooting leaves one man dead in Atlanta

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An overnight shooting left one man dead and one man critically injured.

It happened on Old Bill Cook Road, near Godby Road, in Fulton County around 1 a.m. Saturday.

Police said both victims were sitting in a parked car in front of an abandoned home when a third person walked up to them and began shooting. The men tried to drive off but crashed.

Police identified the driver as 21-year-old Anthony Bowers, who was killed.  21-year-old Demetrius Cosby, who was also in the car, is in critical condition at Grady Memorial Hospital.

42-year-old James Hightower was arrested in connection with the shooting.

A gun, matching the scene, was also recovered nearby.

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