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North Georgia Deputy Killed In Running Gunfight Over Stolen Car

HALL COUNTY, GA — A Hall County deputy was shot and killed late Sunday night. According to police, the deputy, whose name has not been released, attempted to stop a stolen car around 11 p.m. that is believed to be have been used in several weekend car break-ins and burglaries. After a police chase, the vehicle crashed and several suspects fled on foot.

Shots were then fired in the area of Jesse Jewell Parkway and Highland Avenue, and a deputy was struck by gunfire. He was taken to Northeast Georgia Medical Center, where he later died.

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