Officer Involved Shooting in Morristown

Agents with the TBI are responding to reports of an officer involved shooting Morristown.

Officials say a man was shot after officers attempted to take him into custody on multiple warrants. The incident happened around 9:30 Thursday morning on the 400 block of Hayter Drive.

In an attempt to flee, officials say the suspect tried to ram the officers. So, one of the officers fired hitting the man in the leg and abdomen.

No officers were injured. The suspect was rushed to UT Medical Center.


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