DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. – A 14-month-old boy is recovering after being shot outside his home on Monday night.
D’onte Patterson II was among four injured in the shooting, which happened around 8:30 p.m. at the Austin Oaks apartment complex off of Glenwood Road in Decatur. The boy was with his parents and other family members in the breezeway of the complex.
“He was standing in the middle between both of us,” said the boy’s father, D’onte Patterson. “They didn't say nothing. They just came around the corner and I heard, ‘Pop!’”