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APD searches for shooting suspects

ALBANY (WALB) - The search continues for two suspects who shot a man this afternoon behind an east Albany Long John Silvers.

Giorgi Kartvilish, age 32, was taken to Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital with a gunshot wound to the arm.

Nearby Dougherty County Middle School was briefly put on lock down.

Detectives retrieved surveillance video of the suspects fleeing the scene in a black Chevy S-10 pickup.

That truck was found on Eugene Lane about an hour after the shooting.

Several officers were called to the scene along with K-9's which were brought in to search for the shooters.

APD describes suspect one as: A black male, dark complexion, wearing a white polo shirt,  white polo hat. 

Suspect Two: Has a medium complexion and low hair cut.

The suspects appear to be on foot, in the vicinity of East Broad Avenue and Clark Avenue.

Anyone with information is asked to contact CrimeStoppers at 229-436-TIPS.

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