Brookhaven Police are investigating a second drive-by shooting that occurred in the Ashford Park area on Tuesday night. That shooting follows a similar incident in the area Monday evening. No one was injured in either shooting.
“Detectives have followed leads throughout the night and continue to follow leads this morning,” said a Wednesday morning post on the department’s Facebook page. “We hope to have additional information to release later today.”
Police were urging residents to remain calm but vigilant. “Everyone is urged to remain vigilant and aware of your surroundings. It may NOT be the time to stay locked inside, but it is the time to call 9-1-1 and report any suspicious activity, people, or vehicles in your neighborhood. We will continue our increased patrols in the area until this incident is resolved.”
Anyone with information on this shooting or the vehicle shown is asked to contact the Brookhaven Police Department at 404-637-0600 or the tip line at 404-637-0636. Anonymous tips may also be made through Crime Stoppers Atlanta by calling 404-577-TIPS (8477) or online at www.crimestoppersatlanta.org.