YAZOO CITY, Miss. (WJTV) — The officer injured trying to conduct a traffic stop Thursday has been released from the hospital.
An officer was attempting to make a traffic stop on a car when the driver took off and hit the officer.
The officer shot the suspect. They both were taken to the hospital for treatment.
Police tell us that the officer has been released from the hospital but is still under a doctor’s care. The suspect’s condition is unknown at this time.
Police said the case has been turned over to the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation