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Dekalb County Officer Got Shot

Authorities are still sorting out a shooting incident just east of Atlanta Monday afternoon, where a police officer was shot.

Officials say the officer suffered a minor gunshot wound while responding to a disturbance along north Hairston Road in Dekalb County.

According to police, two men came out of the house and one of them shot the officer.

The officer returned fire, killing one of the men and wounding the other.

The officer and the wounded man were both treated for their injuries at an area hospital.

The names of the victims have not been released and the incident remains under investigation.


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