Manhunt is underway for man accused of killing Atlanta-area police officer

Georgia police officer fatally shot responding to suspicious vehicle

Georgia police officer fatally shot responding to suspicious vehicle

Shots were fired at the officer from inside the auto, police said.

In a news release Saturday night, the Gwinnett County Police Department said authorities are still searching for those involved in the afternoon slaying of 30-year-old Officer Antwan Toney.

A police officer in Georgia has been fatally shot while investigating a suspicious vehicle, and a manhunt is ongoing for the suspects.

A police officer In Gwinnett County, Georgia, was shot and killed in the line of duty on Saturday, according to a spokesman for the department.

"Other responding officers returned fire and pulled Ofc".

Toney was taken to the hospital, where he died, police said.

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Officer Antwan Toney, 30, was responding with his partner to a suspicious vehicle call, Sgt.

As many as four suspects are believed to have fled the crash scene on foot.

"The people that worked with Officer Toney on a daily basis recalled a very jovial person who was dedicated to his job and dedicated to his community", Gwinnett County Police Chief Butch Ayers said. Pretlow was not hit and fled into a wooded area. It was his first police job. The 30-year-old had been with the department for almost three years.

Fellow Georgia law enforcement agencies expressed their sympathy over the fallen officer, who had been on the force since 2015 and was just days away from marking his three year anniversary, police said.

Smith said the shooting happened so quickly the officers did not have time to draw their guns. "We are mourning the loss with you".

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