Two Tennessee officers shot; suspect killed

HOHENWALD, Tenn. (WKRN) — Two police officers were shot in Hohenwald, Tennessee on Thursday night.

Three officers responded to an aggravated burglary call at Park Avenue Motors in the Tennessee municipality.

A deputy was reportedly shot in the arm and flown to Vanderbilt University Medical Center. One other officer was shot with unknown injuries.

Police told News 2 the suspect was shot and killed.

Investigators believe the suspect stole the gun and some money from a home a few blocks away.

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is en route to the scene. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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