Police: 7 people shot, 5 dead, in shooting in Douglasville, Georgia; victims include children.

A gunman has wounded seven people, killing five of them, in a subdivision west of Atlanta.

Douglas County Sheriff's Lt. Glenn Daniel said authorities received a 911 call Saturday reporting a shooting in Douglasville around 3 p.m.

Daniel said five people were killed, including several children.

The gunman was among those injured. He was taken a hospital.

Investigators have not released the names of the suspect or the victims because their family members have not yet been notified. The motive of the shooting was not immediately clear.


Information from: WSB-TV, http://www.wsbtv.com/index.html