Newnan man injured in Landers Street shooting
By JOHN A. WINTERS
A Newnan resident was flown by helicopter ambulance to an Atlanta area hospital after being shot around 1 p.m. Tuesday, and police are searching for a “person of interest.”
The victim, Fred Barrison, 27, was in serious condition with at least one gunshot in the torso area, according to Rodney Riggs, deputy chief with the Newnan Police Department.
“We have not made any arrests at this time, but we do have a person of interest we are looking for, Riggs said.
Police are continuing to investigate the events leading up to the shooting, as well as if others may be involved. The weapon had not been found as of late Tuesday.