Man shot to death outside SW Atlanta gas station

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Atlanta homicide detectives are investigating a deadly shooting in front of a Northwest Atlanta gas station Monday morning.

Officers were called to a Citgo on the 3600 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Drive NW around 5:30 a.m. with reports of a person shot.

When they got to the scene, officers found a man dead on the ground near the entrance to the 24-hour store.

Crime-scene technicians arrived to gather evidence.

Other people were there at the time of the violence, police said.

Officials say the victim did not have any ID on him, so they are still working to determine his identity.  They have not yet released any motive or description of the shooter.

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