Murder suspect shot during arrest attempt in DeKalb County

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The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office reports that the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) has been contacted this afternoon following the shooting of a murder suspect during an arrest attempt by the sheriff’s office Fugitive Unit, working with the U.S. Marshal’s Office.

The officer-involved shooting took place at a Decatur condominium on Kensingwood Trace, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation confirmed.  There is a heavy police presence at the scene.

Authorities said the suspect’s condition is unknown.  No further details were available.

 

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