Shooting

Athens, GA Police Officer Killed

One police officer was reportedly shot and killed in Athens, Ga., Tuesday afternoon, and another was wounded, apparently in connection with a carjacking report. The Athens Police wouldn’t comment on the status of the officers, but a local news report said one of the two had died. Police have launched a manhunt for Jamie Hood, 33, in connection with shooting, and local schools are partially on lockdown. The University of Georgia, which is located in the town, is unaffected, officials say.