A Tennessee police officer has been shot in a standoff with an armed suspect.
Deputies tried to drag over a driver who had excellent arrest warrants, nonetheless, the suspect wouldn’t pull over and continued to drive residence, Sheriff Jeff Cassidy stated in response to News 5 WCYB.
As deputies approached the home, they have been shot at by somebody contained in the residence. The shooter hit one deputy who’s now in crucial situation at a hospital.
Some Sullivan County residents at the moment are being requested to remain indoors after the suspect has barricaded himself inside the house.
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is managing the investigation and Sheriff Cassidy is asking folks to wish for the deputy.