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Suspect injured in Tallapoosa County officer-involved shooting

Updated: May. 16, 2021 at 8:12 PM CDT
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TALLAPOOSA COUNTY, Ala. (WSFA) - An officer-involved shooting is under investigation in Tallapoosa County after a suspect was shot Sunday afternoon, according to Alabama Law Enforcement Agency.

Details are limited, but ALEA said the incident happened around 1 p.m. in Dadeville and involved ALEA troopers and Tallapoosa County Sheriff’s deputies. The suspect was taken to a nearby hospital in unknown condition.

No law enforcement officers were injured, ALEA said.

The State Bureau of Investigation is handling the investigation.

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