No other information on the driver of the white vehicle was available.
Within an hour of the northwest Atlanta shooting, officers were called to investigate another shooting on the city’s southwest side. A woman was found about 10:15 p.m. with a gunshot wound to her leg in the 3000 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Drive.
She was also conscious before she was taken to a hospital for treatment, according to police.
Investigators believe the woman was sitting in her vehicle when she was shot. They are still working to determine the circumstances surrounding the shooting, a police spokesman said Monday night.
MORE: OPINION: Why no outrage? Atlanta shootings surge, but it's not the cops
ALSO: 6 injured in 3 overnight drive-by shootings in Atlanta
Anyone with information on either incident is asked to come forward. Tipsters can remain anonymous, and be eligible for rewards of up to $2,000, by contacting Crime Stoppers Atlanta at 404-577-8477, texting information to 274637 or visiting the Crime Stoppers website.
In other news:
The students had been working for the statue's removal since 2017.