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Georgia officer shot and killed at traffic stop

posted Dec 17, 2018, 6:50 AM by PHS Warrior Beat   [ updated Dec 17, 2018, 7:47 AM ]

by Darron Pittman

Thursday in DeKalb county, a Georgia a police officer was shot and killed at a traffic stop. When the officer attempted to pull over the car with the suspect in it he got out and ran.

In the midst of the chase, the suspect pulled out a gun and shot the cop. A k-9 unit responded on the scene where the suspect then shot the k-9 which is now at the veterinarian in critical condition. The officer that was shot was pronounced dead at the hospital.

The suspect was in his 20s or 30s. Police backup was also shot and killed when he shot at cops who responded to the scene where he “received several gunshot wounds”.


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