27-year-old fatally shot at event in northwest Atlanta identified
ATLANTA, Ga. (Atlanta News First) - Police are investigating after a 27-year-old man was shot and killed in northwest Atlanta early Sunday morning. Police confirmed the victim was an off-duty security guard.
The shooting homicide happened at the 2000 block of Main Street around 5:44 a.m. at an event, police said. There were dozens of people at the event, according to police when a “dispute” happened and extended outside.
On Monday, the medical examiner identified the man killed as Lanel Singleton.
Police have asked for the public’s help in finding a Green Nissan Murano they say is connected to the deadly shooting.
“We do have a suspect vehicle. There is a hole in the driverside rear passenger door and the right side passenger door and the door handle is torn off on the rear side passenger of a light Green Nissan Murano,” Atlanta police said.
The shooting remains under investigation.
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