— ATHENS, Ga. - A police officer was shot to death and another wounded in Athens on Tuesday afternoon, media reported.
The Athens Banner-Herald reported on its website that one of the Athens-Clarke County officers died. The condition of the other was not immediately available.
The Atlanta Journal Constitution said the shooting occurred about three miles west of the University of Georgia.
WXIA said police were looking for a man identified as Jamie Hood. Police said he was armed and dangerous.
It was not immediately known what led to the shooting.
Clarke County placed a number of schools on lockdown.