Monroe County, Georgia, Sheriff’s Deputy Michael Norris was shot and killed as he responded to a call of an armed suicidal man this morning.
Deputy Norris and another deputy had responded a report of a suicidal man inside a home in Bolingbroke, Georgia. As the deputies approached the house, the suspect opened fire with a handgun, wounding both deputies.
The suspect was wounded in the leg when the deputies returned fire. He was apprehended at the scene.
Deputy Norris was transported to the Macon Medical Center where he died from his wounds.
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