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Suspect shot by police officer during crossfire

April 4, 2004

Bainbridge - An armed suspect was shot by a Bainbridge police officer, after a foot chase Friday night. Around 9:00PM, residents of a Bainbridge neighborhood called police and to report a drunk man firing a gun in the streets.

When police arrived, the man ran and started firing after at the officers. About five officer trapped the suspect when he ducked under a house. He kept shooting, and an officer fired back and hit the suspect.

The GBI is investigation the shooting and won't release the suspect nor the officer's name. The suspect was in the hospital's intensive care unit Saturday night.

Posted at 10:15PM by kathryn.murchison@walb.com