Police: 1 dead, 5 injured in shooting during drug deal


Police say a one person has been killed and five others were injured in a shooting during a in a drug deal in suburban Atlanta.

DeKalb County Police spokeswoman Sheryl Campbell says the shooting occurred around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at an apartment complex near Stone Mountain, Georgia. Campbell says two groups exchanged gunfire at each other.

Campbell says the five people shot were taken to the hospital and are in critical condition.

Campbell says there are people are in custody, but she didn't give the exact amount.

Names of the person killed and others shot have not been released.

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