Officer involved shooting on 3rd Ave. and 28th St.

UPDATE: More details just in from a press conference from Columbus Police.

CPD arrived on the scene for a drug bust and attempted to make an arrest.

The officer was dragged by the suspect sustaining head injuries then the officer fired shots at the suspect striking the suspect.

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has taken over this case.


COLUMBUS, Ga. – News 3 was first on the scene of an officer involved shooting that happened around 10:30 this morning.

Columbus Police Department confirms the suspect is said to have gunshot wounds.

CPD says the officer involved has non-life threatening injuries.

The incident occurred at 3rd Avenue and 28th Street.

**This story is developing. Stay with News 3 for the latest information.

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