.
 

Man Injured In Shooting Monday Afternoon

Carrollton Police are investigating a shooting at the corner of Willie North in Carrollton Monday afternoon.
 
CPD Captain Chris Dobbs says 911 received a call re: an injured male at the corner of Willie North and 4th Street, in the parking lot outside the head start school.
 
Investigators at this time believe the shooting has no relation to school employees or its attendees.
 
Dobbs says teachers and employees of the school did try to assist the shooting victim until first responders arrived.
 
"The victim was shot in the ankle," Dobbs told WLBB Radio." He was transported by West Georgia Ambulance to Tanner in Carrolton. We believe he will be flown to an Atlanta hospital."
 
Investigators believe two male subjects had been involved in an earlier altercation, which was broken up. They believe the dispute continued around 3:00 today which resulted in one of the males pulling a weapon and firing at the other.
 
Police are currently inverviewing witnesses and potential suspects.
Filed Under :
Location : AtlantaWest Georgia