Clayton County On Lookout For Sniper

HAMPTON – (WAOK/AJC)  –  Clayton county police are looking for a man they say aimed a rifle at a school bus on Paladin Drive in Hampton around 7-00am Monday.   Investigators say a 20-year old man tried to catch the suspect,   but he dropped the weapon and ran,   and then fired at the man with another weapon,  before escaping.   Police say school buses are being escorted by police today,  to ensure that students make it home,  safely.   Police have not said whether or not,   they are able to come up with a composite sketch of the suspect.   Some residents are concerned,   that the incident was not made public until Tuesday.


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