Man killed in Georgia officer involved shooting

An officer involved shooting left a man dead in Northern Georgia.

The Georgia State Patrol called in the Georgia Bureau of Investigation to the scene in Elbert county.

The incident happened around 8 a.m. and it started as a traffic stop.

There was a of physical altercation and the suspect ran, according to officers. That’s when the shooting happened and the suspect died at the scene.

News 2 will be working to find out more information about this incident.

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