Atlanta police are looking for the gunman who shot one of their officers in northeast Atlanta on Thursday night. Witnesses are being questioned.
The shooting happened just before 11 p.m. at a Zesto diner on Moreland Avenue in Little Five Points. Police said the officer was leaving the restaurant when a barrage of bullets came his way.
“The officer was actually getting a drink at the Zesto’s and as he was returning to his patrol car is when he heard the shots and then realized he had been struck,” Atlanta police Lt. Paul Guerrucci said.