Eight people were killed in a series of shootings in the Atlanta area on Tuesday. The horrific series of events unfolded within an hour, as a shooter likely made their way to three massage parlors in the area.
Atlanta police said they found five people who were shot inside Youngs Asian Massage Parlor, two of whom died on the scene and three who were transported to the hospital where two of them also died. All four of those who died were Asian women.
Just under an hour later police responded to a call of robbery in progress at another massage parlor in nearby Cherokee County. Three more people were found dead. While they were at the scene police quickly learned of another shooting in progress across the street at Aromatherapy Spa, finding a woman who was shot dead inside.
“It appears that they may be Asian,” said Atlanta Police Chief Rodney Bryant after finding the body of a woman shot dead at Aromatherapy Spa.
In total six of…