Police: 1 hurt in shooting at Lenox Dollar General

Police: 1 hurt in shooting at Lenox Dollar General
Lenox police respond to a shooting at the Dollar General. (Source: Viewer)
Police say a man was shot in the chest and has been transfered to a hospital. (Source: Viewer)
Police say a man was shot in the chest and has been transfered to a hospital. (Source: Viewer)

LENOX, GA (WALB) - Lenox Police said Sunday that they responded to a shooting at the Dollar General on South Robinson Street around 4:30 p.m. Sunday.

Police said they found that a man was shot in the chest, but police did not believe his injuries were life-threatening. He was taken to the hospital.

The Lenox Police Chief said the shooting was a drive-by, but they haven't verified what kind of car the shooter was in.

Police said somewhere around 20 shots were fired.

According to police, 25 to 30 people were in and around the store when the shooting happened.

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has been called in to assist in this case.

We will bring you the latest updates when they become available. If you have any information about this shooting, you are asked to call 911.

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