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Atlanta police probe officer-involved shooting

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An investigation is underway following an officer-involved shooting in Midtown late on Tuesday night.

According to Atlanta police, the incident  happened during a party at 17th Street and West Peachtree Street. They say an off-duty officer working the event heard the shots and saw the gunman firing toward a group of people.
    
They say the officer confronted the gunman, and opened fire. The gunman ran to a vehicle and fled the scene.

Investigators say a man later turned up at Grady Memorial Hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg. It's unclear whether he was connected to the shooting.

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