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Clayton Co. police investigating after man, wife shot in Flat Shoals Park

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The Clayton County Police Dept. is investigating after a woman and her husband were shot in Flat Shoals Park early Wednesday morning. 

Police responded to the Exxon Gas station on Old National Highway in College Park at approximately 2:30 a.m. in reference to a shooting that happened in Flat Shoals Park. 

Police said a frantic female driver told them that she and her husband had been shot while they were sleeping inside of their vehicle which was parked in a parking lot at Flat Shoals Park. She was awoken by a loud banging sound and a burning sensation.

She checked the well-being of her husband and discovered that he had been shot and was in need of medical care. She drove from the area and stopped at the first police officer she saw. Both victims were transported to a hospital for treatment. 

The woman is stable and the male is still undergoing surgery. His condition is unknown at this time.

The investigation is ongoing and there have not been any suspects identified at this time. Anyone with information is asked to contact Atlanta Crime Stoppers at 404-577-8477.  

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