Police are now investigating whether a deadly shooting outside a southwest Atlanta apartment complex was possibly gang-related.
Atlanta police said they found a 15-year-old shot in the passenger seat of a stolen Dodge Charger off Mount Zion Road in southwest Atlanta.
Police have identified him as Jamari Holmes. Police said he died of a single gunshot wound to the head.
Police confirmed to Channel 2's Lauren Pozen that Holmeas was a known gang member and was wearing an ankle monitor at the time of his death.
Just got new info @Atlanta_Police say Investigators are pursuing a possible gang connection, given that the victim was a known gang member and was wearing an ankle monitor at the time of his death due to past criminal activity.— Lauren Pozen WSB (@LaurenPozenWSB) February 23, 2019
Police say 15 year old shot in the head outside parking lot of apartment homes in SW Atlanta. Police say teen was found by himself in passenger seat. They are looking for other people who may have been in the car with him, along with the possibility of another car involved.— Lauren Pozen WSB (@LaurenPozenWSB) February 23, 2019
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