Officers at the scene found the man with a gunshot wound to the head, according to Atlanta police spokeswoman Officer TaSheena Brown.
The child was taken to Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston and was “alert” and stable, Brown said.
Deckner Avenue was blocked while police investigated.
Deckner Ave is blocked at Perkerson Park in SW Atlanta as Atlanta PD investigates an incident. We’re waiting for PD officials to confirm what is going on. Updates on @wsbtv Ch 2 Action News at 5. pic.twitter.com/Oq9QYtCfD7— Jason Durden (@JasonDurdenWSB) July 22, 2019
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