Georgia Police Officer Shot

Georgia Police Officer Shot

A DeKalb County police officer was shot Monday night.  The officer was responding to a burglary in progress call.  The circumstances of the shooting are unclear.


USA Today Reports:

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. —  A DeKalb County police officer was shot Monday evening, authorities said.

The incident happened on Boulderwoods Drive around 7:35 p.m. ET. The officer was responding to a burglary in progress call.

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The injured officer was transported to Grady Memorial Hospital, according to Parish, Mekka Parish of the DeKalb County Police Department. The officer was headed into surgery as of 8:45 p.m., WXIA-TV’s Kevin Rowson reports.

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