Clayton County Police are investigating the shooting death of a 15-year-old at a high school party

A teen is dead after being shot dead at a party Saturday night, Clayton County police said.

Police said they arrived at an address on the 1000 block of Citizens Parkway in Morrow, where they found the 15-year-old dead from gunshot wounds.

The police told Channel 2 Action news one who was kicked out of the party later returned with an accomplice and fired several rounds into the party.

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The investigation found that a party was being held at the venue attended by students from all Atlanta high schools, police said. Channel 2 Action news.

When police arrived, officials said hundreds of teenagers fled.


Nearby entrepreneurs told Channel 2 Action News Larry Spruill that there are constant parties in the event space and that partygoers often leave rubbish on the floor.

Cars were also broken into during these major events, but the business owners said they never expected anyone to be shot.

The investigation is ongoing and police said they will not release the identity of the teen who died at this time.

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