A sergeant with the Georgia Army National Guardsman who deployed three times to Afghanistan died Sunday morning outside an Atlanta homeless shelter, shot by an unknown attacker.

The woman was taken to the hospital and was expected to recover, according to the report. Eminue's family members told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that he was attempting to give shoes to some of the shelter's residents when the confrontation took place.

Atlanta police have asked that individuals who may have information about the incident contact them via Crime Stoppers Greater Atlanta.