ATHENS-On Tuesday, November 7, 2023, at approximately 7:30 pm, an officer with Athens Police Department stopped a
vehicle on US 72, near Clinton Street. The driver stopped briefly and then fled in the truck West bound on US 72. He would eventually fire shots from a pistol at the officer during the pursuit. The suspect drove into a wooded area and fled on foot near Beech Fork Lane in South Western Limestone County.
Media Release/Brett M. Constable Captain