Sandy Springs man shot in early morning scuffle

The incident occurred just after 1 a.m. in the 3200 block of Spring Creek Lane in north Sandy Springs.

“The victim was confronted by two men who were hiding behind a vehicle in the parking lot of The Falls apartment complex,” Steve Rose, Sandy Springs police spokesman said. “The three men struggled and two weapons were dropped and left at the scene.”

The victim, whose name has not been released, was shot in the back, shoulder and once in the wrist with a .25 cal semi-automatic handgun. The gunmen fled the scene.

No clothing or vehicle description is available yet, Rose said. The victim is in stable condition at Grady Memorial Hospital. His wounds are not life threatening.

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