Eight individuals have been shot lifeless in three incidents in Atlanta and police has arrested a younger man.
Robert Aaron Lengthy, 21, of Woodstock, Georgia, was arrested in southwest Georgia, round 150 miles south of Atlanta, and brought into custody in Crisp County, Cherokee County sheriff Captain Jay Baker mentioned.
CCTV photographs from the scene of the incident had been launched by the native police in hope of discovering the suspect in relation to the incident.
It’s understood that the shooter entered the therapeutic massage parlour on Georgia Freeway 92, simply exterior Woodstock, on Tuesday, March 16, at round 4.50pm native time.
Based on Fox5, Officers mentioned that CCTV photographs present the suspect coming into a dark-colored Hyundai SUV.
The CCTV clips launched by the police, present a person sporting sun shades and darkish/pink high.
Law enforcement officials have additionally confirmed that there was one other collection of shootings at two spas throughout the street from one another in Atlanta hours later.
Officers mentioned three ladies had been killed on the Gold Spa and one was killed throughout the road on the Aromatherapy Spa on Piedmont Highway, close to the junction of Cheshire Bridge Highway.
Based on Fox5 an emergency name was made to 911 at round 6pm on Tuesday, March 16, indicating photographs had been fired.
Police say lots of the ladies killed within the shootings had been Asian.
The primary incident occurred at round 6pm, on the Gold Spa.
When police arrived, they discovered three ladies who died from their wounds and acquired a second name from the Aromatherapy Spa throughout the road.
They responded instantly to discover a lady had additionally been gunned down.
The street was closed down with heavy police within the space, however authorities mentioned there was no instant hazard to the general public.
The spa shootings got here hours after three individuals had been killed on the therapeutic massage parlour in Cherokee County.