Police: Woman shot in southwest Atlanta convenience store

Police are on the scene of a shooting in Southwest Atlanta.

Officials say the were called to an Atlanta Food Mart located on the 1100 block of Metropolitan Parkway Saturday afternoon.

When they got to the scene, officials found a female victim who was approximately 35 years old shot in the side.

Medics rushed her to Grady Memorial Hospital. Police described the victim as not alert, but breathing.

Police have not yet released the name of the victim or the events that led up to the shooting.

The investigation continues.