ATLANTA (AP) — Police say a Morehouse College student in Atlanta was shot in the chest and legs during an attempted carjacking at a gas station.

News outlets report Atlanta police say the student was shot Sunday afternoon. Police say witnesses report seeing the student confront someone who was attempting to steal his parked car.

Police say witnesses told officers that’s when shots were fired from a nearby sedan, hitting the student in the chest and legs. The wounded man was taken to a hospital for treatment.

Police say the suspects fled, and an investigation is ongoing.


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.