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Shooting reported near Buckhead restaurant, police say

The initial call came in around 12:22 p.m. Wednesday.

ATLANTA — A person was shot in a shopping plaza outside a Buckhead restaurant Wednesday afternoon. 

Police responded to 3178 Peachtree Road NE and said it was related to an earlier "shots fired" call in the parking lot of 2770 Lenox Road NE.

The initial call came in around 12:22 p.m.

A witness who was dining nearby tells 11Alive that a large crowd was gathered outside Toast on Lenox restaurant when they heard gunfire.

Police said a man was shot during a physical altercation. They said he was "alert, conscious and breathing." 

Investigators are "working to determine the circumstances surrounding the incident," police said in a statement. They have not provided any information on a suspect.

Return to 11Alive.com for updates on this developing story.

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Police believe a shooting happened at 2770 Lenox Road NE on Wednesday afternoon.