Associated Press Release
SMYRNA, Ga. (AP) -- Police in Cobb County are searching for a man they say shot an officer.
WSB-TV reports that the officer was patrolling a Smyrna apartment complex just after 1 a.m. Friday when he spotted a suspicious man. Police say the man started running and turned and shot the officer, who was chasing him.
Police say the officer's bullet-proof vest protected him and he was in good condition.
The officer was able to give a description of the suspect that was distributed to residents in the area. Police say the man is considered armed and very dangerous.