On Friday night, April 12th, Curtis Hicks was pulled over for an expired tag. Alpharetta police officer David Freeman was shot three times in the abdomen and a bystander. Hicks then drove away and got onto Ga. 400 southbound. Hicks crashed the car near exit 6, with police in pursuit. Hicks opened fire on officers, and was subsequently shot and killed by law enforcement during the shootout.
WSB Radio, Police Identify Alpharetta Officer Shot in Ga. 400 Traffic Stop: http://www.wsbradio.com/news/news/local/alpharetta-police-officer-shot/nXLMT/