ATLANTA (CBS36) — Gwinnett County police are investigating a shooting that wounded one person, leaving them with non-life-threatening injuries. 

Just after 1:30 a.m., GCPD responded to reports of shots fired at Parma Tavern at 3350 Buford Drive. Police say the victim had already sustained a gunshot wound to the leg when officers were en route. Upon arrival, officers saw and heard gunshots and returned fire. 

The officers on scene and shooter were not injured, says GCPD. The victim, a man, was taken to the hospital for further treatment. 

The shooter remains at-large. GCPD Homicide Unit is currently investigating.  

Detectives are asking anyone with information that may lead to the identification of those involved to come forward. Witnesses are encouraged to call GCPD Investigators at 770-513-5300 or Atlanta Crime Stoppers at 404-577-TIPS (8477) with any helpful information. Crime Stoppers tipsters can receive a cash reward for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case. 

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