By Associated Press - Sunday, May 24, 2015

EAST POINT, Ga. (AP) - Police are investigating the suspicious death of a security guard found with a gunshot wound south of Atlanta.

East Point police say they’re treating the Sunday death as a homicide until they can determine otherwise.

East Point police Capt. Cliff Chandler said authorities responded to a business on Willingham Drive around 6 a.m. Sunday and found a deceased man with a gunshot wound inside a white SUV that was wedged next to a building. Police identified the man as 32-year-old Antonio Spear of Atlanta.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports ( that authorities believe Spear had been working as a security guard at the nearby Tri-Cities Plaza shopping center.

Few other details were immediately available Sunday.


Information from: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution,

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