“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, black rims and a Georgia tag of QAC 3166.
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Atlanta Police Officer Bill Brooks talks about rescuing occupants from a burning car on Cheshire Bridge Wednesday morning. Video by John Spink/AJC