Woman dies of self-inflicted gunshot wound near polling location - CBS46 News

Woman dies of self-inflicted gunshot wound near polling location in northwest Atlanta

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ATLANTA (CBS46) -

CBS46 has learned that police are investigating a deadly shooting near a polling location in northwest Atlanta.

The shooting happened around 11 a.m. near the Lindsay Street Baptist Church at the intersection of Joseph E. Lowery Boulevard and North Avenue, which is a well-known polling location in the area. 

According to the Atlanta Police Dept., the preliminary investigation indicates the shooting was a suicide that occurred near the polling location. There is no indication that the woman worked at the polling location. 

The Fulton County Board of Elections said the polling location is still open. The parking lot of the polling location was blocked for a short time, but the location remained accessible by foot.  

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