Police identify victim found dead with gunshot wound near Atlanta BeltLine – WSB-TV Channel 2

ATLANTA — Atlanta police are investigating after a body of a man with a gunshot wound was found near the Atlanta BeltLine.

Police later identified the victim as Thomas Arnold, an Inman Park resident. Neighbors told Channel 2′s Ashli Lincoln that Arnold lived near where his body was found.

Officers were flagged down around 7:45 a.m. Saturday near Elizabeth Street and Bernina Avenue, which is near the Freedom Park Trail BeltLine Connector. There, they found the body of a man with an apparent gunshot wound, police said.

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Police said they believed Arnold was killed sometime between 10 p.m. Friday and 7 a.m. Saturday.

Police said the investigation is ongoing. No suspects have been named.

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Anyone with information can call Atlanta Crime Stoppers at 404-577-8477.

This is a developing story. Watch WSB Tonight at 11 p.m. for updates.



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