Crime And Law

Police surround American Deli restaurant after man shot to death

(ATLANTA, Ga.) — Police surrounded an American Deli restaurant near Oakland Cemetery and the Grant Park neighborhood after a man was shot to death Thursday afternoon.

The man was found with a gunshot wound at 363 Hill Street SW just of I-20 around 4 p.m. Thursday.

Police said the 27-year old victim was rushed to Grady Memorial Hospital, where he died. The identity of the man has not been released.

NewsChopper 2 was over the scene, where there was crime scene tape strung up outside of the American Deli.

Channel 2′s Michael Seiden spoke to two witnesses who said they saw two men standing next to the American Deli before shots rang out. The witnesses, who were driving past the restaurant, said they saw a man with a gun run from the scene

It’s unclear if police have identified the shooter.

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