Man wounded in shooting involving Overton Co. officers - WSMV Channel 4

Man wounded in shooting involving Overton Co. officers

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LIVINGSTON, TN (WSMV) -

Officials are investigating a shooting involving a law enforcement officer Wednesday afternoon in Overton County.

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said the shooting occurred after the Overton County Sheriff's Office was called to the 500 block of Frogtown Road.

There, deputies confronted 72-year-old Roy Garfield Cordell.

Details on the shooting have not been released, and the TBI is leading the investigation.

Cordell was transported by medical helicopter to a hospital in Chattanooga, and his condition has not been released.

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