Second man sought in Mother's Day mass shooting in DeKalb County

Police investigate a deadly shooting at an apartment complex off Memorial Drive in DeKalb County on May 8, 2022. (FOX 5)

Authorities in DeKalb County are searching for the second man accused of shooting multiple people at a condominium on Mother's Day.

The shooting happened on the evening of May 8 at Brannon Hill Condominium. Police were called to the shooting at 7:39 p.m. on Old Hampton Drive. Police found five people shot. Three were dead at the scene and a sixth person arrived at the hospital in serious condition after the shooting. 

Police said 25-year-old Ofieo Ojego, who faces murder and aggravated assault, was taken into custody the day after the mass shooting.

Ajang Ruach

Ajang Ruach (DeKalb County Sheriff's Office)

Ajang Ruach, 21, was identified as the second suspect. Police said he is wanted on three counts of murder. 

The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office Fugitive Unit is asking anyone with information on Ruach's whereabouts to call Crime Stoppers Atlanta at 404-577-TIPS