Victim Olden Cooper III was found dead in southwest Atlanta on Nov. 18.
Photo: APD
Photo: APD

Man found shot and killed in southwest Atlanta; cops need information

A 45-year-old man, Olden Cooper III, was found dead in southwest Atlanta earlier this month.

Police found Cooper, who appeared to have been shot in the head, on Nov. 18 around 1:30 a.m. at 1090 Hollywood Road.

APD’s homicide unit is investigating the shooting. Investigators believe a man wearing a black coat, black skullcap and light baggy pants shot the victim and fled.

No further information was given. 

Anyone with information on the case may call Crime Stoppers at 404-577-8477. All callers can remain anonymous and are eligible for a cash reward up to $2,000 if their tip leads to an arrest.  

Know what’s really going on with crime and public safety in your metro Atlanta community, including breaking news, trial coverage, trends and the latest on unsolved cases. Sign up for the AJC’s crime and safety newsletter delivered weekly to your inbox.

Like Intown Atlanta News Now on Facebook | Follow us on Twitter

In the news:

Two other teens are accused in the murder.

Support real journalism. Support local journalism. Subscribe to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution today. See offers.

Your subscription to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution funds in-depth reporting and investigations that keep you informed. Thank you for supporting real journalism.