Hearn, the first police officer in the 60 year history of Polk County Police Department, died in the line of duty

September 29, on Friday a Polk County police officer fatally wounded and another officer injured while two suspects have been arrested.

(Spangler, Suspect)

According to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Director Vernon Keenan, It was 6 a.m. when Officer David Goodrich was called to investigate a suspicious vehicle on the Santa Claus road in Cedartown, Ga while Officer Kristin Hearne responded as backup.

When Officers arrived on the scene, Seth Brandon Spangler 31 and Samantha Roof 22 ran out of the woods.

The Officers began talking to the suspects who were acting suspiciously.

According to police, suddenly Spangler pulled out the gun and fired at the officers.

The bullet struck Goodrich’s vest,