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Villa Rica Police arrests 3 following shootout

VILLA RICA, Ga. -- Villa Rica Police Chief Michael Mansour says officers responding to a report of shots fired arrested three men Friday evening.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found two men in a car near the road. The officers arrested the pair, then, they said they saw another individual in the woods, who fired a gun at officers. The officers returned fire.

Mansour said up to a dozen shots were fired, but that no one was hit.

The officers chased the man and after a brief stand-off, took him into custody.

All three men were taken to the Villa Rica Police Station and were being interviewed Friday night. Mansour says some charges will be filed, but did not indicate what charges were tied to which suspect.



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