DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- Police are investigating a fatal shooting at the Gulf American Inns in Decatur.

Dekalb Police Lt. Rod Bryant said the shooting happened around 1 a.m., at the motel located at 3700 Flat Shoals Road.

Police were canvassing the area for evidence when they found a 40-year-old black man lying outside on the ground with multiple gunshot wounds in the rear of the motel. He died at the scene.

Bryant said no witnesses have come forward with information and urged anyone who may know what happened to call CrimeStoppers at (404) 577-TIPS (8477).

No arrests have been made. The name of the victim has not been released.

The investigation is ongoing.

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