A north Georgia businessman was shot and killed outside a CVS store in Hall County Thursday night.
Jack Hough, the founder of MSE Branded Food Systems, was shot in the torso in the parking lot of CVS Pharmacy at the corner of Park Hill Drive and Enota Avenue around 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7.
Hough was pronounced dead at the hospital about an hour later, according to the Gainesville Times.
Authorities said that witnesses reported seeing a man wandering around the parking lot outside the CVS, wearing all-black clothes, a hooded sweatshirt and a mask, according to WSBTV.
Police said that Hough was sitting in his Mercedes while he waited for his wife to come out of the CVS.
'Jack was a fine Southern Gentleman,' Hough's friend, Ron Clary, told accesswdun.com. '[He was] always trying to help others. A great community volunteer.'
As of 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, criminal investigators had not released updated information on a possible suspect in Hough's death.
Anyone with information on the murder of Jack Hough is to contact the Gainesville Police Department.