1 dead, 5 injured in shooting during drug deal

STONE MOUNTAIN, Georgia (AP) – Police say one person has been killed and five others were injured during a drug deal shootout in suburban Atlanta.

DeKalb County Police spokeswoman Sheryl Campbell says the shooting occurred around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at an apartment complex near Stone Mountain, Georgia. Campbell says two groups exchanged gunfire at each other.

Campbell says the five people shot were taken to the hospital and are in critical condition.

Campbell says several people are in custody, but she didn’t give the exact amount.

Names of the person killed and others shot have not been released.

 

Categories: Georgia News, WMGT

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