Hall County, Georgia: Sheriff Deputy Wounded in SWAT Standoff with Murder Suspect

Hall County, Georgia: Sheriff Deputy Wounded in SWAT Standoff with Murder Suspect

Update: 5:15 p.m. Barrow County Sheriff’s Office says the standoff has ended and the area is secure. More info will be released later.


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Barrow County SWAT has been on the scene Friday afternoon at a standoff with a murder suspect in the Melinda Drive area, where a deputy suffered a gunshot wound.

The Barrow County Sheriff’s Office said the deputy was hit as Hall County deputies were attempting to serve an arrest warrant.

The injuries were not considered life-threatening.

Authorities said on Facebook around 3:45 p.m. that residents should stay clear of the area.

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