Passenger shot on MARTA bus in NW Atlanta

Passenger shot on MARTA bus in NW Atlanta

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ATLANTA -

Police said a person was shot on a MARTA bus on Tuesday afternoon.

The incident took place on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive NW around 5 p.m. According to authorities, the victim was hit in the leg and was said to be alert and breathing. The victim was apparently a passenger on the bus, according to Officer John Chafee of the Atlanta Police Department.

Authorities are investigating.

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