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ATLANTA (CBS46) -- Police are investigating after a man was shot during an alleged armed carjacking in northwest Atlanta Tuesday afternoon.

Atlanta Police were called to investigate a shooting on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive around 4:07 p.m. When officers arrived to the scene, they located a man suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment.

After further investigation, the victim told officers that he had been carjacked at gunpoint by two people. The possible suspects fled the location in his vehicle, police said.

Investigators are working to confirm the circumstances surrounding the incident. Stay with CBS46 for the latest.

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