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Pierce County deputy involved in shooting in Spanaway

February 6, 2020 GMT

SPANAWAY, Wash. (AP) — A Pierce County deputy was involved in a shooting in Spanaway early Thursday.

KIRO-TV reports the Sheriff’s Department said it happened on Military Road just east of Pacific Avenue.

Officials say a man rolled the car he was driving and then ran away. A police dog tracked and found the suspect. The man was not hit by gunfire and the deputy was not injured, according to authorities.

Military Road was closed at the scene.