ATLANTA -- Atlanta police say a man was shot several times in his upper body late Thursday night at a house on Bagwell Drive SW.

Atlanta Police Capt. Tim Peek said witnesses heard the unidentified man speaking with someone just before he was shot.

Peek said the motive is unclear, but there was some sort of confrontation before the shooting. Police are investigating the crime scene and talking to witnesses.

Peek said the wounded man is in serious condition at Grady Memorial Hospital. He has not been identified, but investigators say he is about 25 years old.

Read or Share this story: