According to authorities on Saturday, there is a homicide investigation going on close to a well-known Atlanta bar. A person who had been expelled had returned with a gun.
The Republic Lounge is located at 990 Brady Ave. NW. According to the department, they received a call about a shooting at that address about 6:55 a.m. Officers reported finding a male who had been shot dead there.
A security guard claimed to be at the Republic Lounge on Brady Avenue when the rounds were fired. The security guard claimed he was informed that someone who had been expelled from the lounge for being overly inebriated later returned with a gun.
The security guard claimed that when the suspect shot their gun, someone urged him to phone the police.
APD has not disclosed the circumstances surrounding the shooting or named any of the participants.