Man carjacked, shot to death in Atlanta

Man carjacked, shot to death in Atlanta

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A shooting left a man dead Saturday in southwest Atlanta, police said.
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  • Martin Hvizda was found Saturday in the 500 block of Joseph E Lowery Boulevard.

A man was carjacked and shot to death in southwest Atlanta, police said.

Martin Hvizda, 31, was found Saturday in the 500 block of Joseph E Lowery Boulevard.

“The shooting appears to have been a result of a motor vehicle hijacking,” Atlanta police Officer Stephanie Brown said. “And the unknown suspects fled the area in the victim’s vehicle.” 

The car is described as a silver Infiniti FX with tinted windows and black rims.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Atlanta police.

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