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Irate man fires shots at customer in store parking lot

An irate customer let his frustration turn to anger when he fired at a fellow convenience store customer last month, police said.

The man, seen in surveillance images wearing a red hat and red shirt, pulled a pistol and fired several rounds in the parking lot of a package store in the 4500 block of Campbellton Road on Feb. 23, police said.

The shots fired incident followed a minutes-long verbal fight with a man in line, who was paying for his items, police said.

When the victim decided to leave the area, the suspect was still so upset that he pulled a handgun from his waistband and shot at the victim as he attempted to leave the area. 

A red Corvette seen leaving the parking lot after a shooting Feb. 23. (Credit: Crime Stoppers Atlanta)

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The suspect then got in a red Corvette and drove away.

Police did not say any of the shots struck the victim.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers Atlanta at 404-577-8477, text information to 274637 or visit crimestoppersatlanta.org. Tipsters can remain anonymous and be eligible for rewards of up to $2,000.

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