One dead, 1 injured in officer-involved shooting - Fox 2 News Headlines

One dead, 1 injured in officer-involved shooting

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GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. -

One man is dead and an officer has been hospitalized after a officer-involved shooting on Wednesday morning.

According to Gwinnett County authorities, the shooting happened around 2 a.m. on Sweetwater Road in Lawrenceville.

Authorities responded to the complex after a call of a suspicious car.

Once police made contact with the car, two males and a female jumped out of the car and fled on foot. Officers were able to apprehend the female suspect but they lost one male suspect.

Authorities say the remaining suspect was shot after an officer found him standing over his partner. The officer shot the suspect and he died at a local hospital, this morning. The officer was hospitalized with a head injury.

This story is still under investigation.

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