ATLANTA — A man apparently shot himself in the leg outside a nightclub on Cheshire Bridge Road early Sunday morning, police said.
According to Atlanta Police Officer TaSheena Brown, officers were sent to a person shot call at about 3:45 a.m. at a nightclub in the 2200 block of Cheshire Bridge Road, N.E.
When officers arrived, Brown said, the security guard at the scene said that after he heard a single gunshot, the victim came up to him and handed him a gun.
Officers met with the victim, Brown said. She said that the victim had sustained a gunshot wound in the leg but was uncooperative with responding officers.
Brown said the victim was transported to a hospital for treatment of his injuries. Additional investigation indicated that his gunshot wound appears to have been self-inflicted.
The police investigation remains underway.
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