GBI investigating an officer involved shooting in Columbus - WRBL

GBI investigating an officer involved shooting in Columbus

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COLUMBUS, Ga. -

The GBI is investigating an officer involved shooting in Columbus.

The Columbus Police department says they responded to a 911 call around 1:30 Monday afternoon concerning a weapon being fired from a vehicle on I-85 between Williams Road and Smiths Road.

Upon arrival officers confronted an armed suspect who pointed their weapon at an officer, who fired back.

The suspect was transported to the Medical Center for treatment, no officers or witnesses were injured in the incident.

The GBI has been called to investigate. The names of the officers, witnesses and suspect have not been released at this time.

 

Liz Buckthorpe

Liz joins the WRBL news team from all the way from New England. More>>

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