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Man shot during confrontation with Colorado deputies ID’d

December 13, 2018

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a man who was shot during a confrontation with sheriff’s deputies in western Colorado.

The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel reports 51-year-old Ruben Sena was shot after investigators say he hit a Mesa County deputy with his car late Tuesday. Sena, whose last known address is in Farmington, New Mexico, was seriously injured, and the deputy who was hit was treated at a hospital and released.

Sena was wanted on a warrant for failing to register as a sex offender, as well as other charges.

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Information from: The Daily Sentinel, http://www.gjsentinel.com