Grady County Sheriff Harry Young has reported to The Cairo Messenger that shortly after 1 p.m. today, Monday, Investigator Daniel Singletary suffered a gun shot wound to his leg when local lawmen attempted to stop an alleged truck thief on GA Hwy. 188 North near Aldridge Road. Singletary was shot when the suspect attempted to flee. Singletary was also hit by the stolen truck as the suspect attempted to escape. Sheriff Young says the suspect was also shot and a Life Flight medical helicopter has been dispatched to transport the wounded suspect. The Messenger will provide additional updates as details become available.