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June 16, 2014
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Ga. officer injured, suspect killed in bank robbery

An officer was injured and a suspect was shot and killed during a bank robbery Monday morning

By PoliceOne Staff

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. — An officer was injured and a suspect was shot and killed during a bank robbery Monday morning.

WXIA reports police responded to calls of an armed bank robbery at a Wells Fargo.

The suspect ran to a local church, where he was found by an officer in the rear parking lot.

The officer was hit in the head in the ensuing struggle, possibly with a gun, according to the report. The suspect was killed after the officer fired one shot.

The officer was transported to a local hospital, but is expected to be okay.






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