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Family gathering leads to deadly shooting in DeKalb neighborhood, police say

Authorities have determined the shooting justified.

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — Editor's note: The video above is from a previous version of the story.

One man is dead after a shooting at a family gathering in DeKalb County, police say.

It all happened at 4100 Wingfoot Court, off Wesley Chapel Road. The neighborhood is next to a shopping plaza with a Kroger grocery store.

Authorities were called to the area just before 8:30 p.m., according to a spokesperson with the DeKalb County Police Department. Officers found the victim shot. He was rushed to a nearby hospital where he later died due to his injuries. 

After investigating, police determined that the victim pulled a firearm during an argument with another man at the gathering. That man then pulled out his own gun and shot the victim.

Police added that no charges are expected at this time and no one else was hurt.

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