Trooper shoots suspect along Fulton Industrial Boulevard - CBS46 News

Trooper shoots suspect along Fulton Industrial Boulevard

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FULTON COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

According to Georgia State Patrol a trooper was involved in a shooting on Thursday.

According to reports, a semitrailer was parked on Wendell Drive at Fulton Industrial Blvd when the driver's cell phone was stolen by 35-year-old Terico Powell.

When a trooper attempted to intervene Powell took off running.

He was ordered to stop, but he kept running away with something in his hand, according to reports.

The trooper fired his gun after Powell turned abruptly toward him and pointed an object at him. The trooper thought was a weapon, according to reports.

Powell was taken to Grady Memorial Hospital.

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