Prescott Apartments

Prescott Apartments in Duluth, two men shot behind property Saturday night

DULUTH, Ga (CBS46) -- One person is dead and another injured following a shooting outside of a Gwinnett County apartment complex.

Police were called to the Prescott Apartments in the 1600-block of Centerview Drive a little after 11 p.m. Saturday after residents heard gunshots.

They found two men in the wood line behind the complex. Both had been shot; one in the shoulder, the other in the chest.

One victim told police the pair had been out walking when they were confronted by a "dark shadowy figure" and ultimately shot.  There is no other description of the shooter.

The man who had been shot in the chest died overnight at the hospital.

No one's name has been released yet.

Crime Stoppers is offering a reward for information that leads to an arrest and indictment in the case.  Call 404-577-TIPS (8477) or visit the website if you have a tip in the case.

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