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Suspect killed, officer shot in gunfire outside Ga. prison

Suspect killed, officer shot in gunfire outside Ga. prison
Two men allegedly dropping off contraband material outside a Georgia prison got into a shootout with K-9 officers, leaving one suspect dead and an officer injured.

xml:space="preserve"> xml:space="preserve"> Two men allegedly dropping off contraband material outside a Georgia prison got into a shootout with K-9 officers, leaving one suspect dead and an officer injured.Marquavious Rashod Parks, 26, and John Frank Snow, 51, were stopped outside the Washington State Prison in Davisboro late Sunday night during an alleged contraband drop, according to the GBI.Officers and suspects exchanged gunfire outside Washington State Prison in Davisboro, Georgia.Most Read Parks, Snow and two K-9 officers exchanged gunfire, although it’s unclear who fired first.

(Google Maps) Officials have not specified what contraband Parks and Snow were allegedly trying to smuggle into the prison.The Georgia Bureau of Investigation launched its probe into the shooting Monday and will hand it over to the Washington County District Attorney’s Office “for next steps,” officials said.

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