It is not clear if the man has been charged in connection with the shooting.

1 detained after man fatally shot in SW Atlanta

One person was detained by police Saturday evening after a man was shot in the chest and killed in southwest Atlanta, officials said. 

Tavoris Gates, 32, was found shot to death at a location on Peyton Place, according to department spokesman Officer Anthony Grant. 

Police were sent to the location about 7 p.m., Grant said. 

There, they discovered Gates’ body, he said. 

Investigators detained a man at the scene, but it is not clear if he was charged in connection with the shooting. An investigation is ongoing. 

We are working to learn more. 

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