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Man shot killed in Atlanta park

Monday, June 16, 2014 7:19 AM
Last updated 6:22 PM
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ATLANTA — Atlanta police are investigating the deadly shooting of a man at a park, who was gunned down as children played nearby.

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Authorities say the killing happened Sunday afternoon at Oakland City Park on Oakland Drive in southwest Atlanta.

CBS Atlanta reports the man was shot in the head and the side. Police say he was alert and conscious when he was taken to the hospital but later died. His name wasn’t released.

Police are searching for a suspect.

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jimmymac 06/16/14 - 07:37 am

Looks like Atlanta had a pretty deadly weekend and the weather is only getting hotter. Glad some innocent kids weren't harmed.

rmwhitley 06/16/14 - 09:14 am
southwest Atlanta.

Where jungle fever meets old west cowboy fever.

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