Marietta shooting victim identified

Marietta police carMarietta Police Car (photo by Larry Felton Johnson)

Correction: The name of the deceased is Quinton Eugene Mosely. The initial police public information release contained a misspelling. Our apologies to the family and friends of the deceased.

According to a public information release from Ofc. Chuck McPhilamy of the Marietta Police Department, the man who was shot by an unknown assailant at a Motel 6 on Delk Road has died from his wounds, and has been identified as Quinton Mosley, 38 of Marietta.

Police responded to a call of a man shot at the motel near I-75. He was taken to Wellstar Kennestone hospital where he succumbed to his wounds.

Ofc McPhilamy wrote, “The investigation is active and the motive for the assault is not yet known. No other information release is planned at this time.”