VIDEO: Footage released in Valdosta officer involved shooting

VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) - Cell phone video has been released of the officer involved shooting in Valdosta on Wednesday.

The video, shot by a witness who wanted to remain anonymous, shows the scene from a short distance away.

It shows what appears to be Valdosta Police officers responding to reports of an officer involved shooting.

Sound from the recording reveals officers shouting "Get on the ground" numerous times, followed by three gun shots.

The witness shouts "Oh, my *expletive* God", at least three more shots are heard and the video ends.


The incident began when an officer was called to a domestic disturbance in the 1600 block of Fresno Street Wednesday evening.

Witnesses told police they saw a man attack an officer, but it was not immediately clear how.

The man was taken to the hospital, and his condition is not known.

The GBI have taken over the investigation.

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