Atlanta police investigating fatal shooting in Carey Park neighborhood

Police investigated a deadly shooting in the 1100 block of 5th Street in northwest Atlanta on Thursday evening. One person was taken into custody.

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Police investigated a deadly shooting in the 1100 block of 5th Street in northwest Atlanta on Thursday evening. One person was taken into custody.

A man shot in Atlanta’s Carey Park neighborhood Thursday evening has died.

Police have not identified the victim, who was found shot at a residence in the 1100 block of 5th Street in northwest Atlanta, a department spokesperson indicated. The man was taken to a hospital, where he died from his wound.

The spokesperson said officers took one person into custody. It was not clear if that person has been charged.

Atlanta police have not released details about the shooting.

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