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Atlanta police seek gunmen in apartment shooting

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Atlanta police are searching for two armed men after a shooting at a northwest Atlanta apartment complex early on Tuesday.
    
According to Atlanta police, a 37-year-old man told police he was smoking a cigarette outside at the Allen Hills Apartments on Allen Temple Court. He says two men approached him and one asked him for a cigarette.
    
He says when he started to walk away, they started shooting at him. Police say nine shots were fired from a 9mm weapon, and the victim was hit twice.
    
The victim was taken to Grady Hospital with gunshot wounds to his side and thigh, and is in stable condition.

The motive for the shooting is not known.

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