ATLANTA (AP) — Police say four people are dead, including a police officer and the shooter, after officers responded to a domestic disturbance call Tuesday in Clayton County, south of metro Atlanta.
According to WSB-TV, Field Training Officer Henry Laxson was fatally shot, along with two women and the suspected shooter.
Clayton County Police Chief Kevin Roberts said a child and another officer were also shot. The child is in critical but stable condition.
The officer is expected to survive. Police said they were called to a domestic disturbance where they found the child and one of the women in a yard.
They said that while they were trying to render aid, someone started firing from an unknown location.