Jose Antonio Ibarra : Uber Driver and Teen Passenger Injured in DeKalb Road Shooting

In a shocking incident in DeKalb County, Georgia, two people were injured when stray bullets hit them while they were in an Uber. The DeKalb County police responded to reports of gunshots on Glenwood Road in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Upon arrival, officers found a 31-year-old Uber driver and a 17-year-old passenger who had been shot. Both victims were rushed to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The Uber driver was reportedly driving the 17-year-old and her friends when their vehicle was caught in the crossfire between two suspects shooting at each other on Emerald Falls Drive.

Authorities have not yet identified the suspects involved in the shooting. Thankfully, no other injuries were reported in the incident. Police have confirmed that no arrests have been made yet, and the investigation is still ongoing.

The incident serves as a grim reminder of the dangers of gun violence and the impact it can have on innocent bystanders. It is a concerning situation when individuals cannot feel safe even while simply riding in a rideshare vehicle.

As the investigation continues, authorities are urging anyone with information about the shooting to come forward and assist in bringing those responsible to justice. The safety of the community is paramount, and efforts must be made to prevent such senseless acts of violence from occurring in the future.

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