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Deadly shooting reported in Gainesville - investigation underway

Police say the victim, a man, died at the scene.
Credit: 11Alive

GAINESVILLE, Ga. — Police in northern metro Atlanta are investigating a shooting that left a man dead Saturday afternoon.

The Gainesville Police Department initially confirmed the shooting just after 5 p.m. The shooting happened in the area of Desota Street and investigators said the victim died at the scene.

Police have yet released details on a suspect or motive. This is a developing story. Check back for updates as they become available.