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Update: GBI investigating officer involved shooting

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CALHOUN, GORDON CO., GA (WRCB) - An investigation is underway by the Georgia Bureau of Investigations in an officer involved shooting over the weekend in Calhoun.

It happened on Harris Beamer Road when a suspect crashed after a chase.

The suspect ran a stop sign and pulled out in front of a police officer.  When the officer went to question the suspect, he drove off down New Zion Road, then across Harris Beamer Road before hitting a fence.

After a brief foot chase, the driver of the vehicle fired a shot at the officer with a shotgun, the officer returned fire hitting the suspect in the neck

The suspect was flown to Erlanger and is listed in stable condition.

The officer was not harmed during the incident and has been placed on administrative leave with pay.

No names have been released at this time.

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