Authorities in Henry County now confirm they have the suspect in the fatal shooting of a Clinton police officer in custody. A passer motorist called local police when they saw a person matching the description of Ian McCarthy walking along State Highway U just outside of Clinton about 6-15 last night. A henry County deputy took McCarthy into custody without incident. He’s charged with Sunday night’s shooting death of Clinton police officer Gary Michael. The Highway Patrol says McCarthy was wounded in an exchange of gunfire with Michael.