Body found in Atlanta park, homicide investigation underway

Atlanta homicide detectives are investigating a possible shooting after a man's body was found in Dean Rusk Park on Lawton Street SW Monday morning.

Investigators said the man appeared to have been shot. He was already deceased by the time the fire and rescue team got to the scene around 8 a.m.

Officials have not yet released the victim's identity and there has been no word on a shooter.

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