ATLANTA (AP) — Police say a man was fatally shot after a drug-related confrontation in front of an apartment building in Atlanta.

Atlanta Police Homicide Unit Lt. Andrea Webster told news outlets that 41-year-old Dedrell Knox was found with multiple gunshot wounds on Sunday morning. He had a large amount of money on him and police found narcotics after searching his apartment.

Webster says the shooting started from inside one of the apartments before moving into the front lawn area where Knox’s body was found.

Police are still searching for the suspect.


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