DeKalb County Sheriff's Deputy Shot North of Fort Wayne
GARRETT, Ind--A sheriff’s deputy is hurt after a shooting in northeastern Indiana.
Investigators told WPTA TV in Fort Wayne a DeKalb County Sheriff’s Deputy was shot in the hand in the town of Garrett about 20 miles north of Fort Wayne.
State Police say it happened during a traffic stop that was started by a Garrett Police officer and the deputy showed up as back-up.
Investigators say the suspect was also shot and taken into custody.
The deputy will be okay, but officers didn't say how the suspect was doing.