Man fatally shot after dispute at troubled SW Atlanta condo advanced

A person was shot and killed Saturday night after a dispute resulted in gunfire at a troubled condo advanced in southwest Atlanta, in line with authorities.

The capturing occurred simply earlier than 10:15 p.m. on the Pavilion Place flats on Cleveland Avenue. Officers arrived within the Hammond Park neighborhood and located the person shot at the very least as soon as. He died on the scene, police stated. His title was not launched.

Based on authorities, the capturing was the results of an “escalated” dispute on the advanced. Hours later, police stated a suspect was arrested and charged within the killing. Gustavius Senior, in his mid-30s, was booked into the Fulton County jail on fees of homicide and aggravated assault, police stated.

No different particulars have been shared about what led to the incident.

The Pavilion Place flats is amongst 272 of the metro space’s persistently harmful complexes, in line with an investigation by The Atlanta Journal-Structure that seemed into critical crimes, lax upkeep and different hazards in Atlanta neighborhoods.

From 2017 to 2022, police reported 280 crimes on the advanced, which included six homicides, 75 aggravated assaults, 12 robberies and a toddler molestation. In October, a teenage boy was injured in a drive-by capturing there. Police stated he had been strolling with mates.

Saturday’s capturing stays underneath investigation.

— Please return to The Atlanta Journal-Structure for updates.

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