DeKalb police investigate separate shootings Friday evening

Police in DeKalb County are investigating two shootings that occurred miles and minutes from each other on Friday evening.

Police said officers at approximately 7:15 p.m. responded on Memorial Drive near North Indian Creek Drive. Police discovered one man in his late 20s shot. The man has been hospitalized and is in critical condition. 

About 10 minutes later, DeKalb police responded to a shooting in Lithonia where the victim was in his early 20s. That victim was also hospitalized.

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Police do not have a suspect in custody in either case.

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