Atlanta surpasses 2019 homicides after 2 overnight shootings
ATLANTA — Atlanta police are investigating two shootings in southeast Atlanta on Thursday morning that left two men dead.The killings bring the total number of homicides this year to 101, which is two more than the city recorded in all of 2019, according to the department.The latest shooting took place early Thursday at the Little Bear Food Mart on Jonesboro Road. Authorities said 32-year-old Chiurazzi Bailey was shot in the chest after coming out of the business shortly before 5:30 a.m. He was dead when police arrived.“The investigation revealed that the victim exited the business when an unk...
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution