Police shoot, injure suspect carrying pellet gun who attempted to access school

An Atlanta police officer shot and injured a man who appeared to be armed with a weapon and was attempting to access a middle and high school, officials said.
1:14 | 12/13/17

Coming up in the next {{countdown}} {{countdownlbl}}

Coming up next:

{{nextVideo.title}}

{{nextVideo.description}}

Skip to this video now

Now Playing:

{{currentVideo.title}}

Comments
Related Extras
Related Videos
Video Transcript
Transcript for Police shoot, injure suspect carrying pellet gun who attempted to access school
The shooting happened on Forest Hills drive for kids walk with their parents right next to forest hill academy. And right across from this apartment complex where a lot of children live and it's so close. Call me that we have shoes and it may be out here and wound morale problem and now. The street every day's. GBI agents say a man try to get into the school with some sort of weapon but keen eyed workers stopped him and protected the kids. That weapon seed here look real but investigators say. This is a BB gun turned out it was a BB gun duels. Two moods he was attempting to get into the school. The school officials say looked out and saw that he and a weapon on him and that's who they contacted. The police. Atlanta public schools officers arrived just as that man left school grounds Tuesday morning the GBI says one officer shot the man who never fired the BB gun. Officers. Did end up firing at the Meehan. They stretch him at this particular point he has been transported sit. Grady Memorial Hospital investigators met the man at the hospital to interview him they also plan to interview the officer involved in the incidents. That has parents and neighbors shaken is quiet animal that's our brown iron.

This transcript has been automatically generated and may not be 100% accurate.

{"duration":"1:14","description":"An Atlanta police officer shot and injured a man who appeared to be armed with a weapon and was attempting to access a middle and high school, officials said.","mediaType":"default","section":"ABCNews/US","id":"51767173","title":"Police shoot, injure suspect carrying pellet gun who attempted to access school","url":"/US/video/police-shoot-injure-suspect-carrying-pellet-gun-attempted-51767173"}