Atlanta Police are investigating a shooting that occurred at Benihana restaurant in Buckhead just before 10:15 p.m. on Tuesday night.
Officers responded to the call of a person shot at
2143 Peachtree Rd at the Benihana restaurant at 10:15 p.m. on Tuesday, and upon arrival,
found a man who appeared to have been shot once in the buttocks.
transported to Grady Hospital in stable condition. Two others received
minor lacerations and did not require transportation to the hospital.
preliminary investigation indicates that the victim was leaving the
restaurant with a group of people when two suspects approached him. The
victim attempted to reenter the location and was shot while in the
The suspects fled in a tan Dodge Charger and were last seen
traveling north on Peachtree Road.
At this time no motive has been
established, but it does appear that the victim was targeted by the
Buckhead Patch will include more information as it becomes available.