WEST POINT, GA. (AP) - Police near the Georgia-Alabama border say a man accused of hitting an officer as he fled a traffic stop has been shot and arrested.
West Point Police told sources that 26-year-old Marquezmon McCray of Lannett, Ala. was found with marijuana at a security checkpoint. Police say McCray told them he didn't have his license and fled the scene when he was asked to get out of the car.
Authorities say McCray was wanted on a probation violation in Alabama and was shot as he fled the scene.
Police say McCray crashed his car at an apartment complex and was taken into custody after residents began calling police.
Officials say McCray was taken to a hospital in Atlanta and is listed in stable condition.