The shooting took place shortly after 11 p.m. at the Avalon Ridge Apartment Homes on Mt. Zion Road. Atlanta police responded to the complex about a call for a person shot and investigated well into the next morning.
The victim had been shot seven times in his arms, legs and the side of his stomach, but he was able to speak to police when they arrived, Channel 2 Action News reported. He said he was waiting for a ride-share driver when the shooting started, according to the news station.