Officer Involved Shooting

December 23, 2022, 12:30 PM

Cartersville Police Department press release-

On Friday, December 23, 2022, at approximately 12:02 A.M., Officers with the Cartersville Police Department were attempting to serve a warrant at 1338 East Main Street on an individual in his SUV.

Upon making contact, the male refused to exit the SUV and attempted to run over an officer with the vehicle. Two officers fired into the vehicle striking the suspect with non-life-threatening injuries. The suspect was taken to Piedmont Cartersville Medical Center. Neither officer was injured.

The case and investigation have been turned over to the GBI.

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