ATLANTA — Police in Atlanta are asking for the public’s help identifying a suspect in a shooting that occurred Dec. 6.
Police responded at about 1:50 a.m., to 2050 Sylvan Road in Southwest Atlanta regarding a person shot call.
Upon arrival, officers found 43-year-old Denard Bell laying in the parking lot. Bell was dead and police say he appeared to have been shot. Atlanta Police Homicide investigators responded to the scene and began their investigation.
According to the Atlanta Police Department, preliminary information indicates the victim and another male were involved in an altercation that escalated to gunfire.
The suspect left the location and has not been located. Investigators are working to determine the identity of the shooter and the circumstances surrounding the incident. At this time, the investigation continues.
Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect in this case should contact 911 or Crime Stoppers Atlanta. Information on the case can be submitted anonymously to the Crime Stoppers Atlanta tip line at 404-577-TIPS (8477) or online at www.StopCrimeATL.com. Callers do not have to give their name or any identifying information to be eligible for the reward of up to $2000.00 for the arrest and indictment of the suspect.