A tragic situation in north Georgia is unraveling as news is coming in. Reports reveal three police officers were involved in a gunfight with a suspect after attempting to serve an arrest warrant in Locust Grove, Georgia. People noted the warrant was for a failure to appear in court.
Several deputies leave the scene where someone shot 3 officers. Police say the shooter is dead & they aren't looking for anymore suspects. Police still have the house where shooting happened cordoned off pic.twitter.com/KjUdh4zxK0
— Tyisha Fernandes (@TyishaWSB) February 9, 2018
Tragically, one of those officers was killed due to the injuries he sustained. The gunman was also killed. The two other police officers were receiving treatment and their conditions were listed as one being fair and the other in serious condition.
The officer killed worked for the Locust Grove Police Department. The two deputies who sustained injuries were from the Henry County Sheriff’s Department.
WHAT WE KNOW:
– 3 officers shot
– Locust Grove Police Officer killed
– Henry County Sheriff's Deputy critical
– Henry County Sheriff's Deputy fair
– Suspect is dead
— WSB-TV (@wsbtv) February 9, 2018
There is little information as to what happened or who the killer was as they are waiting to notify family members.