Deandre Baber / Photo from Instagram
Deandre Baber was shot to death early Sunday in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood.
Baber, 18, was on a sidewalk in the 8000 block of South Elizabeth Street when someone fired shots from across the street about 2:40 a.m., authorities said.
Baber, of the 7300 block of South Winchester Avenue, was shot in the head and died at the scene, authorities said..
As news of Baber’s death spread, friends and family took to social media to express their condolences:
Can't believe they took my cousin.. RIP BABER !
— LONG LIVE BABER (@OMB_Slim) March 3, 2014
People dying everyday and y'all still taking life for granted … I don't get it #RIP BABER
— ❤️ FEB 26 ❤️ (@KhyanaS1234) March 4, 2014
Nobody has been charged with the murder.
Area South detectives are investigating.