Woman killed trying to buy cellphone at apartment complex

A woman is dead after a shooting at an apartment complex in DeKalb County, according to police. A couple allegedly tried to buy a cell phone at the apartment complex, but robbers appeared and shot at the couple. The woman was shot and killed.


Authorities are still investigating a shooting at the Woodcrest Village Apartments in Lithonia. Police tell FOX 5's Jaclyn Schultz that a husband and wife were ambushed by a group of robbers. Both were shot at, but the wife was killed, according to police.

DeKalb County paramedics got the call about the shooting around 9pm. The wife was 37-years-old, according to police.