Man killed in southwest Atlanta shooting identified

Published: Mar. 8, 2023 at 5:17 AM EST|Updated: Mar. 10, 2023 at 4:30 AM EST
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ATLANTA, Ga. (Atlanta News First) - A deadly double shooting early Wednesday morning in southwest Atlanta is under investigation.

Atlanta Police say officers responded to a person shot call around 2:15 a.m. on the 400 block of Cleveland Avenue. When they arrived, they found two people with gunshot wounds.

Police say a man in his 50s, identified as Alfonso Faulks, died at the scene. Another person was taken to an area hospital with a gunshot wound to the foot.

The shooter is at large. There is no description from the police at this time.

Officials say as of now, the motive appears to be a dispute between the victims and an unknown individual.

Atlanta Police are canvassing the area for surveillance cameras for additional information and leads.

If you have any information regarding this shooting, please contact the Atlanta Police Department or Crime Stoppers.