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Man found shot to death inside home of Atlanta's northwest side

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ATLANTA — Police are investigating the shooting of a man found dead in a home on the city's northwest side.

Police say they found the body shortly before 9 p.m. on Cedar Avenue. Authorities haven't released the man's name. He's described as black man in his mid-20s.

WSB-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1Gol5bB) that police didn't release many details late Sunday night, as crime scene investigators collected evidence. However, they said they believed the shooter knew the victim.

Atlanta police Lt. Charles Hampton said investigators are asking anyone who saw or heard anything related to the shooting to call police.


Information from: WSB-TV, http://www.wsbtv.com/index.html

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