Skip to main content
  1. News
  2. Crime & Courts

One man killed, another arrested in Christmas night shooting in Sandy Springs

See also

One man was killed and another arrested in a shooting that happened Christmas night at an apartment complex in Sandy Springs.

And police said the Wednesday night shooting was over money owed.

Around 6 p.m., officers responded to the Park at Dunwoody Apartments at 1079 Brentwood Way after getting a 911 call about a shooing, according to Sandy Springs police. They did not say who made the call.

When officers arrived they found the wounded victim and his alleged shooter. Mr. Gregory Parson, 24, of Atlanta, had been shot in the stomach, police spokesman Capt. Steve Rose said.

Mr. Parson was transported to North Fulton Hospital where he died around 10 p.m., Capt. Rose said.

Police detained the suspect at the scene for questioning. Mr. Demetrius Dunn, 25, of Clayton County, was later arrested and charged with murder, Capt. Rose said. It's unclear how much money was owed or why.

Receive daily news stories and stay current by clicking on the subscribe button at the top of the article and get automatic updates via email each time a new article is published. You may also get quick updates on articles as well as read more local news stories at: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Atlanta-Public-Safety-Examiner/19583707047.

Advertisement

News

  • Mt. Everest avalanche
    Disaster strikes Mt. Everest as at least 12 people were killed in an avalanche
    Video
    Watch Video
  • Most Earthlike planet discovered
    The Kepler telescope has discovered the most Earthlike, possibly habitable planet yet
    Space News
  • Easter crosses create debate
    Easter crosses spark a debate of separation of church and state in Ohio
    Headlines
  • Chelsea Clinton is preggers
    Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton is pregnant with her first child
    Headlines
  • Stanley Cup playoffs
    The battle for Lord Stanley's Cup is on, don't miss a minute of playoff action
    Sports
  • Ukraine discussed amongst U.S., E.U., Russia
    The U.S., E.U. and Russia agree on ways to diffuse the tension in Ukraine
    Video
    Watch Video

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about Examiner.com and apply today!