TBI: 2 officers shot; suspect killed in Greeneville

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UPDATE - New information from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation reveals two Greeneville Police officers were shot and a suspect killed after an incident Sunday night.

The TBI says officers were trying to make an arrest in the 100 block of Mason Street in Greeneville late Sunday night.

The suspect was shot by officers and taken to the hospital where he died.

Two officers were also shot.

They were taken to the hospital and are expected to recover.

The TBI is handling the investigation.


Two officers have been shot while trying to take a suspect into custody.

According to the Greeneville Police Department, both officers are being treated with non-life threatening injuries.

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has been called in to take the lead in the investigation.

We will continue to update this story as information becomes available.

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