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ATLANTA – A 24-year-old deputy in Fulton County, Georgia, was found shot to death in a crashed car on Thursday.

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In a Thursday afternoon news conference, Fulton County Sheriff’s Office said they are mourning the loss of the 24-year-old deputy. FCSO confirmed that he was found shot to death in an off-duty incident.

According to WSB-TV, the deputy’s name has not been released yet due to next of kin notification.

The incident happened at the intersection of Bolton and Peyton roads, according to WSB-TV. Officers were called out to the area for a reported shooting around 4:30 a.m.

Atlanta Police Department reportedly told WSB-TV that someone crashed into the deputy’s car during the incident and then drove away.

APD said someone had come forward, saying they had been involved in a crash with the deputy, according to WSB-TV. Investigators reportedly don’t believe that person had anything to do with the shooting.

The deputy has been with FCSO for less than a year and was a part of the Grady Detention Unit, Sheriff Labat said, according to WSB-TV. He had reportedly worked a shift Wednesday evening before the shooting.

According to FCSO, AOPD is investigating and searching for suspects.

Investigators said it is unclear what had happened before and after the crash, according to WSB-TV. The circumstances leading up to the deputy’s death are also unclear.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 404-577-8477. The reward for information that leads investigators to an arrest has been increased to $10,000, said FCSO.

No further information has been released.