Gwinnett County Authorities Investigate Fatal shooting at Shopping Center
In a tragic incident early Saturday morning, a 17-year-old was shot and killed in Gwinnett County. The local police are currently investigating the incident and seeking information from the public to aid in their investigation.
The shooting occurred at around 2:15 a.m. when officers were called to Northside Hospital Duluth in response to a person being shot. It was later discovered that the shooting took place in the parking lot of a popular shopping center located at 4500 Satellite Boulevard in Duluth. This shopping center is home to various well-known restaurants and lounges.
At the time of the incident, the victim was in critical condition and was rushed to the hospital by friends. Unfortunately, the victim, identified as Elbert “Josh” Brown, did not survive his injuries and was pronounced dead later that day.
The circumstances surrounding the shooting are still under investigation, and no suspect has been taken into custody at this time. Gwinnett County Police Department detectives are urging anyone with information about the incident to come forward. They can be reached at 770-513-5300. Tipsters can also choose to remain anonymous by contacting Crime Stoppers at 404-577-8477 or submitting tips online at stopcrimeATL.com. Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward for information that leads to an arrest and indictment in this case.
As the investigation continues, local authorities are working diligently to gather all necessary evidence and information. The community is urged to stay vigilant and report any suspicious activity or information that may be relevant to the case.
In conclusion, the Gwinnett County community mourns the loss of a young life in this shocking incident. The police investigation will leave no stone unturned as they seek justice for Elbert “Josh” Brown and his family.