DeKalb County officer shoots, kills man with replica gun - CBS46 News

DeKalb County officer shoots, kills man with replica gun

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DEKALB COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

DeKalb County police are investigating a shooting involving an officer.

It happened overnight at Alden Ridge Apartments on Post Oak Drive in Clarkston.

Police said residents complained about a man going around knocking on doors.

When police arrived, they found the man with what appeared to be a gun holstered to his side.

Police said the man pointed the gun at an officer and the officer fired at the man.

The suspect was taken to the hospital where he later died.

Investigator say the gun turned out to be a replica.

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