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One dead after triple shooting at Decatur motel

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DECATUR, Ga. -

Authorities are investigating an overnight homicide at a motel in Decatur.

The incident happened at the Affordable Inn on the 1900 block of Glenfair Road.

According to Major Lane Cunningham with DeKalb County Police, the shooting occurred as a result of an altercation between two women. Reportedly, a pair of men attempted to thwart the fight and they were injured, as well.

All four victims were transported to Grady Memorial Hospital with various injuries. One of the victims has since died. No word on the victims identity, at this time.

Authorities say the victims look to have been involved in an altercation with an unknown person which led to the gunfire.

DeKalb County Police are investigating this incident.

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