Clinton shooting suspect out of hospital, booked into Henry County Jail

Ian McCarthy was released from the hospital and placed in Henry County custody. (Henry County Jail)

The suspect accused of killing a Clinton police officer was released from the hospital and placed into the Henry County Jail Wednesday.

Ian McCarthy, 39, was charged with first-degree murder, armed criminal action and unlawful possession of a firearm in the death of 37-year-old Officer Gary Michael. McCarthy suffered a gunshot wound from the incident, according to officials.

No hearing was scheduled for McCarthy as of Wednesday.

There was no bond set for the first-degree murder and armed criminal action charges.

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