SOUTH FULTON, Ga. (AP) — State authorities in Georgia have opened a probe after deputies in Clayton County shot a man while executing an arrest warrant.
Officials with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation said Monday that they had been asked to investigate an officer-involved shooting.
The agency says deputies were at a South Fulton home trying to carry out an arrest warrant on Sunday for Marcus Brown when he appeared at the back of the house, with a handgun.
Deputies shot Brown at least once, and he was sent to a hospital.
He was reported in stable condition.