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Injured Estill Police Officer Smith 'upbeat' and doing well

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ESTILL, SC (WTOC) -

WTOC is told Estill Police Officer Quincy Smith is doing well.

He’s upbeat and quickly recovering after being injured in a shooting on Friday.

Estill Police Chief Keith Parks tells us he's, "tuned into everything that's going on around him."

Officer Smith has been with the department for about six months.

Shooting suspect - Malcolm Orr - has since been charged with attempted murder. Investigators say Orr was trying to rob a customer at a convenience store when police were called.
He tried to run and that's when he shot Officer Smith.

Orr was found and arrested shortly after.

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