APD officer involved in shooting in SW Atlanta - Fox 2 News Headlines

APD officer involved in shooting in SW Atlanta

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An Atlanta police officer was involved in a shooting that left one person injured on Monday night.

The incident took place at University Avenue and Pryor Street in southwest Atlanta. Police were attempting to make a traffic stop on a car when shots were fired. A passenger in the vehicle was hit in the shoulder, FOX 5's Denise Dillon reports.

The wounded man was taken to Atlanta Medical Center South off of Cleveland Avenue, where he was listed in stable condition late Monday.

The driver of the vehicle was arrested a short time later.

Authorities said the officer suffered minor injuries but is expected to be okay.

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