Officer shot in Nasvhille, TN while trying to serve warrant; sus - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Officer shot in Nasvhille, TN while trying to serve warrant; suspect dead

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A police officer trying to serve a warrant on a suspect at a motel in Nashville, Tennessee was shot in the shoulder early Tuesday.

The suspect was holed up in a bathroom of the Cumberland Inn and opened fire as officers closed in. SWAT teams and dozens of police officers surrounded the motel after the officer was shot. 

Investigators say the suspect shot and killed himself a short time later. 

The officer was hospitalized and is expected to recover. 

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