TBI investigates officer involved shooting in Overton County

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is investigating an officer involved shooting that occurred in Overton County Wednesday afternoon.

Chief John Garrett told Nashville's News 2 an officer responded to a weapons call on Frogtown Road in Livingston around 1 p.m.

Upon arrival authorities said there was a confrontation between a responding officer and Roy Cordell before shots were fired.

Cordell was transported to a Chattanooga hospital.

The investigation is ongoing.

No additional information was immediately released.

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