Triple shooting leads to murder-suicide overnight in Stone Mountain

Authorities believe the shooting was a murder-suicide that stemmed from a money dispute

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga – Two men are dead after an argument over money escalated into an apparent murder-suicide.

DeKalb police responded overnight to reports of a triple shooting at 581 Rock Shadow Court. Officers found two men, ages 28 and 35, both shot and deceased.

Another victim, a 25-year-old man, had been shot in the leg. He was taken to a local hospital in stable condition.

Police say the two deceased men got into an argument over money. The 28-year-old shot and killed the 35-year-old at the scene. The 25-year-old male was then struck in the leg. The old gunman then shot and killed himself.

Initial reports from police said there was some form of gambling happening in the home’s garage before the shooting.

The names of the victims have not been released.

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