Residents told WSB TV the 16-year-old was left bleeding in a yard on Browns Mill Ferry Drive after the shooting around 3:15 a.m. Tuesday. The man police detained as a possible shooter lives across the street.
Two other victims are in critical condition.
When police officers arrived, they found three people in or near a car in the middle of the street.
DeKalb Police Capt. Stephen Fore told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that two other teenagers, are in critical condition. Their names have not been released.
Fore said detectives were interviewing a “person of interest,” but have not determined a motive for the shooting.No charges have been filed and no names have been released.