July 23, 2007

Four dead in Atlanta shooting

Atlanta shooting leaves four dead in apparent murder-suicide

By Staff

(AXcess News) New York - Atlanta police say a shooter has killed four people in a home on the Southwest side of the city in an apparent murder-suicide plot with two more wounded, including a preschooler.

The shooting, which took place early this morning leaves Atlanta police puzzled as to what led up to the grizzly event.

All of the victims are apparently related and from Ethiopia, but AXcess News has not able to confirm that information.

The shooter, who took his own life following the murders, was identified as Abdulaziz Ibrahim, 52.

Found dead inside the Atlanta home were the shooter, Hana Yusuf, 26, and a person named Luna whom police could not provide a last name.

A fourth person, Mohmmed Ibrahim, 26, died at Grady Memorial Hospital.

Two others are hospitalized. Police said 3-year-old Amir Addulhakim was in critical but stable condition and Yusuf Ibrahim, 27, was in stable condition.

Axcess News

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