Attempted Robbery Ends in Man Being Shot Outside of DeKalb County Quik Trip

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — A man was found shot outside a Quik Trip in DeKalb County following an armed robbery attempt, according to police. The incident occurred just before 6 p.m. on Saturday evening, when police were alerted to a person shot call at a Quik Trip location in the 3900 block of Flat Shoals Parkway.

The victim, who was a passenger in a vehicle, had been shot in the abdomen during an armed robbery in the Glen Hollow Drive area. After being shot, the female driver of the vehicle attempted to flee the scene and struck two other vehicles in the apartment complex.

The suspects, three unknown individuals, fled the location on foot. The victim’s condition is unknown, but they were taken to the hospital for a non-life threatening injury.

The details surrounding the armed robbery attempt and the subsequent shooting are still under investigation by the authorities. No further information has been provided at this time.

The incident serves as a reminder of the potential dangers faced by individuals in armed robbery situations, and highlights the need for vigilance and caution in similar circumstances. Authorities continue to urge anyone with information about the incident to come forward and assist with the investigation.

The victim’s recovery and the apprehension of the suspects remain a top priority for the DeKalb County police as they work to ensure the safety and well-being of the community.