He was pronounced dead at the scene and positively identified by the Fulton County Medical Examiner’s Office. According to Atlanta police, homicide detectives were still trying to piece together what happened before the shooting.
“It wasn’t like no type of issue,” Minor’s friend told Channel 2. “It was a regular day. We just came back from the store like 30 minutes before it happened.”
Georgia State’s president, M. Brian Blake, spoke with the student’s father to offer condolences, according to a university spokesperson. The university is also providing counseling to students who live in the apartment complex.
No arrests have been publicly announced Tuesday.
— Staff writer Eric Strigus contributed to this story.