Atlanta couple followed home and shot in case of road rage, police say

ATLANTA — A couple were shot inside their car pulling up in their driveway in a case of road rage, police say.

The shooting happened early Wednesday morning at their northwest Atlanta home.

The man and woman were rushed to Grady Memorial Hospital after the shooting. The woman is in serious condition suffering from two gunshot wounds and her companion was shot once in the shoulder.

Police are now looking for three people who fired the shots.

We’re following the latest in the search for the shooters throughout the day on Channel 2 Action News

Detectives said the couple were about to park in the driveway of their home on Commercial Avenue after 1 a.m. when someone drove up and started shooting.

"We had a white four door sedan... shooting at least four times,” said Atlanta Police Captain F. Turner.

The bullets pierced the car and shattered the driver side window.

Police said the shooter was upset when he couldn't drive around the couple's car.

“Became upset with the victims because they blocked the roadway and unfortunately opened fire unprovoked,” Turner said.

Crime scene investigators showed up to take pictures and collected bags of evidence from the scene.

Turner said the couple had recently just moved into the neighborhood.

Anyone who may have seen or heard the shooting is asked to call the Atlanta police department.