Father of 2 shot, killed outside bar in popular Buckhead shopping center

Sean Mobley
Sean Mobley

Credit: Channel 2 Action News

Credit: Channel 2 Action News

A 28-year-old father of two was shot and killed outside a Buckhead bar overnight, authorities said.

Sean Mobley was fatally shot behind Hole In the Wall off Peachtree Road around 3:30 a.m. Saturday, Atlanta police told Channel 2 Action News. His family said he was born in New Jersey and moved to Atlanta when he was in the third grade.

Police are looking for three people in a red Nissan Altima.

Police believe an argument led to the gunfire, and Mobley was shot in his torso and arm, according to a news release by police. He later died at Grady Memorial Hospital.

Police are searching for three men who were seen driving away in a burgundy Nissan Altima, police said.

Atlanta police said these three men are wanted in connection with the shooting death of Sean Mobley. (Photo: Atlanta Police Department)
Atlanta police said these three men are wanted in connection with the shooting death of Sean Mobley. (Photo: Atlanta Police Department)

Credit: Atlanta Police Department

Credit: Atlanta Police Department

The Nissan hit several vehicles in the parking lot as it drove away, and the car has visible damage as a result, police said. The department released surveillance video of the car leaving the parking lot.

Authorities also released footage of the three men wanted in connection with the deadly shooting. In the video, one man is wearing a jacket with the word “SAINT” on the back.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact Crime Stoppers Atlanta. Tipsters can remain anonymous by calling 404-577-8477, texting information to 274637 or visiting the Crime Stoppers website.

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