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Two injured in gunfire after dispute outside DeKalb Walmart

DeKalb County Police said it appears the fight was over a drug transaction gone wrong.

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — Officers responded to the scene of a shooting that blocked the parking lot of a Walmart in DeKalb County on Thursday afternoon.

According to a department spokesperson, two men got into a dispute and both pulled out guns firing at each other. Investigators believe the fight was over a drug transaction gone wrong.

11Alive SkyTracker flew over the scene where police tape could be seen, and several officers surrounded a silver car. 

Both people were listed as stable, police said. 

Police said both suspects were detained at the scene and one of them was taken to the hospital.

One person is facing the charges of possession with the intent to distribute and possession of a firearm. The other is facing armed robbery and aggravated assault-gun charges. 

Credit: WXIA