Man Shot And Killed In Sequatchie County After He Fires On Officers

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

A man was shot and killed in Sequatchie County Tuesday after he fired a barrage of shots at officers serving an assault warrnant on him and they returned fire.

The incident happened on East Valley Road near Dunlap.

Sequatchie County Sheriff Ronnie Hitchcock said the man was armed with a fully automatic 9mm Uzi-style rifle. 

He said the man was wearing a bullet-proof vest.


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