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A 37-year-old man was shot and killed in a car at an Austell-area RaceTrac on Saturday, according to a Cobb County Police Department news release.

Brian Lamar Sclafford-Clemons, 37, was found shot and taken to a local hospital, where he died from his injuries. An 8-year-old child in the back seat was not shot but was treated for minor injuries from debris, the release said.

The incident occurred at the RaceTrac on Austell Road at Elmwood Drive. CCPD responded at approximately 2:42 p.m. Saturday, according to the release. There, they found Sclafford-Clemons in a car that had been shot numerous times.

A CCPD spokesperson said Monday that there was not additional information by press time.

This incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call CCPD at 770-499-3945 or email cobbpolicecrimetips@cobbcounty.org.

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Mike Nelson

Austell no surprise.

George Sandru

South Cobb County is morphing into the city of Atlanta.

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