Man Wounded in Early Morning Shooting in Southwest Atlanta, Police Seek Leads

Man Wounded in Early Morning Shooting in Southwest Atlanta, Police Seek LeadsSource: Google Street View
Chris Allen Thompson
Published on December 10, 2023

Early morning gunfire broke the relative calm of a Southwest Atlanta neighborhood on Saturday, leaving a 24-year-old man with injuries after he was shot near 2070 Alison Ct. SW. The victim, who was still able to quickly alert authorities despite his wound, was transported urgently to a local hospital. According to official statements from the Atlanta Police Department, the man remained alert and communicative throughout the ordeal.

Responding officers hit the scene at roughly 5:53 a.m., hoping to rapidly piece together the events that led to the shooting. However, the victim was unable to provide any detailed information regarding potential suspects or the motive behind the attack. The incident has sparked an investigation, with detectives scouring for evidence and potential leads to understand the circumstances of the shooting.

No arrests have been made as of yet, and detailed descriptions of possible suspects are still forthcoming. The Atlanta Police Department’s Zone 4 investigators are actively working the case, delving deeply into the community for answers. Residents of the area are urged to come forward with any knowledge or testimony of the event that could assist in the investigation.

The current condition of the victim has not been released, but he was last known to be conscious and breathing when he left the premises of the shooting.