According to the Atlanta Police Department, on Friday June 26, 2020 at around 4:00 am officers were dispatched to 2402 Meadow Park Dr SW to conduct a welfare check. On scene, the  officers discovered a deceased 80-year-old male inside the residence, later identified as Clarence Knox.

The victim had at least one gunshot wound. Detectives believe the male may have been an unintended victim of a drive-by shooting.

No suspects or information on possible motive is available and the case is being actively investigated.