DORAVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Police in Gwinnett County have identified a man who was reported as missing shortly before he was found shot to death in Atlanta.
Police say 33-year-old Diego Ramirez of Lawrenceville was last seen by his wife Saturday when he left home to meet with friends.
Police were called to Buford Highway in the Doraville area Saturday night after a caller reported hearing screams and gunshots. Officers found blood and a spent shell casing, but no victim.
Ramirez' body was later found Sunday afternoon on an embankment near Proctor and Tazor streets in Atlanta. Police said a preliminary investigation found that he was shot to death and his body was dumped at the Atlanta location.
Created: Wed, 21 Aug 2013 07:14:47 EST
Updated: Wed, 21 Aug 2013 07:14:47 EST