Man with gun hinders firefighters' battle with house fire - CBS46 News

Firefighters call police after man with gun hinders battle with house fire

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A man with a gun hindered firefighting efforts at a house fire Wednesday and forced Atlanta Fire Rescue to summon police to the scene.

Firefighters were called to a fire in the 1500 block of South Gordon Street in Southwest Atlanta at about 11 a.m. Wednesday.

While fighting the fire, a man nearby brandished a gun and caused firefighters to call police.

After the event, witnesseses told CBS46 reporter Jason Aubry that a man was shot then taken away in an ambulance and a woman was taken into custody. Fire officials confirmed that shots were fired.

One firefighter was overcome by heat and taken to Atlanta Medical Center. will continue to update the story.

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