LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – A tragedy unfolded early Saturday morning in Lawrenceville, Georgia, as the owner of Fejzic Bakery was fatally shot outside his store. The 37-year-old man was discovered in the parking lot just before 7 a.m., and despite efforts to revive him, he was pronounced dead at the scene.
Lawrenceville Police Department responded to a 911 call reporting the shooting and have since been processing the crime scene, seeking witnesses, and reviewing surveillance footage in an effort to piece together the events that led to the deadly shooting.
The tight-knit community of Bosnian residents in Lawrenceville is stunned by the tragic incident. Friends and local business owners have expressed shock and devastation, emphasizing how well-known and respected the victim was within the community.
As the investigation continues, authorities are urging anyone in the vicinity of Gwinnett Drive and Scenic Highway at the time of the incident to come forward with any relevant information. Additionally, information can be submitted anonymously through Crime Stoppers.
The identity of the deceased has not been released, pending notification of next of kin, and a motive behind the deadly shooting is still under investigation. The community is beginning to mourn the loss of one of their own, remembering the victim as a beloved husband and father.
The shooting has left the Lawrenceville community in disbelief, with residents and business owners expressing shock and emphasizing the need for justice to be served. The authorities are working diligently to gather any information that could lead to the apprehension of the perpetrator and provide closure for the community.
As the investigation progresses, the Lawrenceville community is coming together to support one another and honor the memory of the victim, emphasizing the need for safety and security in their neighborhood.
The Lawrenceville Police Department continues to seek the cooperation of residents and local businesses in providing any information that could assist in the ongoing investigation. The impact of this tragic event has deeply affected the close-knit community, and efforts to find justice for the victim remain at the forefront of everyone’s minds.