Reward offered for info on shooting of Atlanta officer

Reward offered for info on shooting of Atlanta officer

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An ambulance leaves the scene where an APD officer was shot (Kaitlyn Pratt/FOX 5 Atlanta) An ambulance leaves the scene where an APD officer was shot (Kaitlyn Pratt/FOX 5 Atlanta)
ATLANTA -

Atlanta police say they need the public's help finding the man who opened fire on one of their own.

Officer Christopher Smith was shot in the face and leg while working an off-duty job at the Edgewood Court Apartments on Hardee Street last Saturday.

Police say the gunman used a shotgun.

Investigators tell FOX 5 that they still have no idea why Smith was attacked. Smith has been released from the hospital, according to police.

CrimeStoppers has increased the reward for any information on the shooting to $5,000. Anyone with information can call 404-577-TIPS (8477).

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