Friday, September 4, 2015

Atlanta McDaniels street shootings



No evidence they are connected other than an awful lot of shootings happen on this street for no particular reason. Are these really unconnected?  Fourth murder in three months on same Atlanta McDaniels street WXIA All at McDaniel Street, near southwest Atlanta's Castleberry Hill neighborhood. Neighbors say they've noticed an uptick in gang violence, but they're not sure if the murders are all connected or just a tragic coincidence. 11alive

*Timeline

On Oct. 7, 2014 62-year-old Obie Phillips was shot and killed in front of the Atlanta JVC Grocery Store on McDaniel Street in an apparent drive-by. Police say he wasn't the intended victim. [unless the object was to kill a bystander to create terror] One of 4 murders in 3 months at location 11alive

Nov. 15, 2014 Driver was shot in the chest and injured, hit brother 21-year-old Nicholas Green was killed when someone shot into the passenger window of their SUV driving on Atlanta McDaniels street.One of 4 murders in 3 months at location 11alive 1 dead, 1 injured in southwest Atlanta shooting - WSB-TV Gunman sought who shot two men, killing one of them. ... it wasn't enough to save the passenger, identified as Nicholas Green, ... driver was shot in the chest but still managed to pull into the main entrance of Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Hughes Spalding. Bullet holes could be seen in the shattered passenger side window of the orange Infinity SUV. driver told them they were shot near the corner of McDaniel and Glenn streets in southwest Atlanta.

1 killed Nov 22, 2014 shooting Five Cars Drive Up To Execute Man at Atlanta Store In front of an Atlanta store, five cars pulling up to the store at the same time, when one driver gets out of his car, goes to the trunk and pulls out an AK-47 assault rifle and shoots Demetrius Davis several times to death in an apparent well-planned and targeted execution. A 62-year-old man, Obie Phillips, was shot and killed at the same in the rough Pittsburgh neighborhood in October in an apparently random act that did not have a clear motive other than he was an unintended victim. As of January 2015, there were 4 murders in 3 months on the same street fox5atlanta AJC

January 10. 2015 Saturday Three shot, 1 killed outside Atlanta barbershop at McDaniel Street, Donovan Thomas, 27, was killed. Two others, including a 14-year-old boy, were also shot. Thomas was targeted motive is unknown One of 4 murders in 3 months at location 11alive Man killed in drive-by shooting in Atlanta, 2 others injured ... The Atlanta Journal‑Constitution A man was killed and two others, including a 14-year-old boy, were injured in a drive-by shooting in a parking lot on McDaniel Street Saturday ...Three people shot outside Atlanta barbershop . WAGA‑TV three people were shot outside the barbershop on McDaniel Street.

January 12, 2015 Fourth murder in three months on same Atlanta McDaniels street WXIA All at McDaniel Street, near southwest Atlanta's Castleberry Hill neighborhood. Neighbors say they've noticed an uptick in gang violence, but they're not sure if the murders are all connected or just a tragic coincidence. 11alive