TUCKER, Ga. – Authorities say a police officer has been shot and wounded at a gas station in suburban Atlanta.
DeKalb County Police Capt. Stephen Fore says the officer was shot shortly before 4 p.m. Friday on Lawrenceville Hwy. Fore says one person was taken into custody and officers are searching for a second suspect.
Fore says the officer was taken to Grady Memorial Hospital. The officer's name has not been released.
WSB-TV reports that the officer is in critical condition.
Police are still investigating the incident.