Officer in good condition after being shot during SWAT situation on southeast side

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department said Christopher Johnson, 39, shot an officer in the arm on the afternoon of Dec. 13, 2017, on the 2100 block of Spann Avenue (WISH Photo)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Officials were on the scene of a police-action shooting that injured an officer and a suspect Wednesday afternoon.

The incident began around 1:40 p.m. in the area of Harlan Street and Spann Avenue on the southeast side.

According to IMPD, an officer was shot in the incident following a search warrant of the residence. The officer is said to be in good condition after being shot in the forearm.

The officer and the suspect were being treated at a local hospital, police said. The suspect is said to be in critical condition.

Special weapons and tactics team officials were investigating. Police had a narcotics-related warrant.

A brief lockdown was placed on nearby William McKinley School, but was lifted once police determined there was no immediate danger to the school.