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Manhunt in Memphis Continues After Officer, 33, Fatally Shot

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A manhunt is underway for a suspect who fatally shot a police officer during a traffic stop in Tennessee, authorities said early Sunday. The officer, 33, suffered multiple gunshot wounds during the incident in Memphis on Saturday night. No date has been provided for photo.

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) —

Memphis police say that a person of interest has been taken into custody in connection with the fatal shooting of a police officer.

Memphis Police Department spokeswoman Karen Rudolph told The Associated Press that a person is in custody but no charges have been filed.

She says the investigation is ongoing and did not give further details.

Police have been searching for a suspect in the killing of Officer Sean Bolton late Saturday during a traffic stop.

Bolton was shot near one of the main arteries in a working class neighborhood of southeast Memphis.

Police are looking for potential witnesses and are asking for members of the public who have information about the suspect to come forward.