Ind. deputy shot, rushed to hospital

Published: Dec. 3, 2021 at 10:50 AM CST
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CLAY COUNTY, Ind. (WFIE) - Our sister station, WTHR, reports a Clay County, Indiana, deputy was shot in the line of duty Friday morning.

It happened in an area south of Clay City, which is southeast of Terre Haute.

Authorities say the deputy was serving a felony warrant on a person in a tent when the suspect opened fire on him.

WTHR reports the deputy was rushed to the hospital, with what Indiana State Police say are non-life-threatening injuries.

They say authorities are searching for the suspect in the shooting.

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Area schools were placed on lockdown.

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