Man critically injured in shooting in DeKalb County

- A shooting early Friday morning left one man critically injured and another in police custody. 

DeKalb County Police said around 2 a.m. Friday two men got into some kind of argument at the Forest at Columbia apartment complex in the 2500 block of Columbia Drive. Things escalated and one of them allegedly pulled a gun and shot the other. 

The injured man tried to run to his apartment but didn't make it, collapsing outside. Paramedics rushed the victim to Grady Memorial Hospital, where at last check he was in critical condition.

The alleged shooter was taken in by police. Detectives are now questioning him. At this point, investigators aren't sure what started the original dispute. 

The names of both men have yet to be released.

 

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