Three law enforcement officers shot in Georgia

3 law enforcement officers reportedly shot in Georgia

McBrayer said one representative was in genuine condition, and had been hit underneath the slug confirmation vest.

Henry County's sheriff said the man who shot the officers is dead.

He said officers had no motivation to accept when they arrived that the suspect would be savage, however it ended up noticeably clear that he wouldn't run with them readily.

Both sheriff's deputies were wearing bulletproof vests at the time of the incident, McBrayer said.

Authorities have identified the male suspect killed in a shooting outside of Atlanta that also left a police officer dead and two deputies wounded.

The officer killed was identified as Chase Maddox, 26, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation said in a Twitter message.




The names of the officers who were wounded, along with the suspect, have not been released.

At a press conference on Friday afternoon, Henry County Sheriff Keith McBrayer said: 'You never know when you go to take somebody into custody what kind of response you are going to get.

Price said Maddox and his wife were the parents of one child and were expecting another.

At least three Georgia officers were shot in Locust Grove in Henry County on Friday morning, WSB-TV reported.

WSB says the shooting happened in a neighborhood in Locust Grove, about 40 miles (64 kilometers) southeast of Atlanta. Locust Grove Elementary School, which was nearby, was put on lockdown during the response to the incident.

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