The man was breathing but unconscious when officers arrived in the 2100 block of Forrest Park Road around 3:45 p.m., according to Atlanta police. He was taken to Grady Memorial Hospital, where he died.
He was identified by the Fulton County Medical Examiner’s Office as Lorenzo Capers, 22, of Stockbridge. Investigators believe Capers was walking in the area and was involved with a short verbal dispute with another man before shots were fired, according to a police report. The shooter has not been identified.