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DeKalb County Officer Shot, Wounded in Southwest Atlanta

November 21, 2013  | 

A DeKalb County policeman assigned to the U.S. Marshals was shot in the leg in southwest Atlanta early Thursday morning, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

The officer was working with the U.S. Marshals Southeast Regional Fugitives Task Force when the shooting occurred, authorities said.

Twelve-year veteran Officer James Hobbs is recovering at the Atlanta Medical Center, authorities said.


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Ima Leprechaun @ 11/22/2013 4:37 AM

I wish Officer Hobbs a speedy recovery and I thank him for his service to the community.

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