Man shot, killed in northwest Atlanta - CBS46 News

Man shot, killed in northwest Atlanta

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Police say a man was found dead after a shooting in northwest Atlanta Saturday.

Officers responded to the 60 block of Harwell Road around 2:30 a.m. after getting reports of shots fired. Police arrived to find a 31-year-old man outside and dead.

A spokesperson with the Atlanta Police Department told CBS46 the man was seen leaving a convenience store at the corner of Harwell Road and Martin Luther King Jr. Drive prior to the shooting in a silver Nissan Frontier with a Louisiana tag. 

The spokesperson says there was another man in the passenger seat with the victim when he left the store, an individual police are still trying to identify. 

The identity of the victim has not been released by authorities.

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