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Highway Pursuit Ends when Suspect is Shot by Authorities.

09/29/2017, 10:30am CDT
By Nicole Zimmerman

BECKER COUNTY, Minn. (Valley News Live) UPDATE (9:45 p.m.): Police scanner traffic indicates there was a police chase that likey led to an officer-involved-shooting, but that has not yet been confirmed by authorities.

Scanner chatter indicated officers were involved in a chase with speeds possibly reaching 100 miles per hour. We have a crew on the scene and are working to confirm the circumstances surrounding the closure of the Highway 10. We will continue bringing you updates on TV and online.

AUDUBON, Minn. (AP) - Sheriff's officials in Becker County say a highway pursuit east of Audubon has ended in gunfire. Sheriff Todd Glander tells KFGO a suspect was shot by a deputy on Highway 10 about 7:30 p.m. Thursday after officers put down 'stop sticks' to disable the suspect's vehicle. Glander says the driver got out of the vehicle armed with a rifle. The suspect was taken to a Fargo, North Dakota hospital to be treated for gunshot wounds. There's no immediate word on the suspect's condition. No deputies were injured.


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