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Man shot walking along Salem Road in Rockdale County

CONYERS - A man was while walking along Salem Road in what may have been a drive-by shooting incident.

Rockdale County Sheriff's Office (RCSO) spokesperson Sgt. Andy Arnold says the gunshot wound is non-life threatening. The victim was transported to an Atlanta area hospital after being shot.

The shooting occurred around 9 p.m. Saturday night. Arnold says the man was walking from the Ingles Shopping Center area towards the Fieldstone Country Walk neighborhood. While walking, someone from a vehicle driving on Salem Road shot him one time in the shoulder area.

Investigators are still trying to determine if it was a random shooting, says Arnold.