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Suspect dead, police officer shot in DeKalb County

Posted August 3

— Police say a police officer and a suspect were both shot in DeKalb County late Wednesday.

The shooting occurred in the 1100 block of Maple Walk Circle.

Police say both the officer and suspect were taken to Grady Memorial Hospital. CBS46 learned the suspect has died as a result of his injuries.

Meanwhile, CBS46 photographer Chris Peters reports that an ambulance left the scene surrounded by police cars.

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has been called to the scene.

Check back with CBS46 and for the latest information on this developing story.

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