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By The Canadian Press
MCDONOUGH, Ga. — A police officer was shot and critically wounded Thursday morning in a dental clinic near Atlanta during an encounter with a suspect, who was killed, authorities said.
The wounded Henry County officer was taken to Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta after being shot around 8 a.m., police said. The hospital is among the main trauma centres for the Atlanta area.