27-year-old man injured in northwest Atlanta shooting

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Published: Mar. 13, 2023 at 5:42 PM EDT
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ATLANTA, Ga. (Atlanta News First) - Police are investigating after a 27-year-old man was injured in a northwest Atlanta shooting on Monday afternoon.

Officers responded to the 300 block of Chappell Road around 5:05 p.m. after reports of a person shot.

Upon arrival, officers found the man with a gunshot wound.

The victim, who was not identified by police, was rushed to an area hospital. The current extent of the victim’s injuries is unknown at this time.

Investigators say the shooting happened at an undetermined location and the victim ran to another location. Investigators add “the victim was shot” by a known individual.

This is an active investigation.