ATLANTA -- Authorities have located the person responsible for shooting three men to death at a northwest Atlanta home.

According to a release from the Atlanta Police Department, 18-year-old Darez Sanders was arrested and transported to the Fulton County Jail on Monday afternoon. Sanders is being charged with the murder of three men.

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The incident happened on the 2200 block of Gary Court in the Center Hill neighborhood.

Police say they got a call just before 6 p.m. Friday night, of a person on the floor of the home covered in blood. When authorities arrived they discovered two adult me dead from apparent gunshot wounds.

On Saturday authorities returned to a call about another dead person located in the woods behind the Gary Court home. Investigators say the person looks to have died from a gunshot wound.

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