Reports: Officer Down, Suspect Shot in Galt
Sacramento County Sheriff’s are saying they are getting reports of an officer down late Tuesday morning.
The reported shooting is near F and 2nd streets in Galt. A suspect is was also reportedly shot.
A witnesses at the scene says the incident started as a fight near the railroad tracks at 4th and F streets. Shots were heard, then the suspect was reportedly seen running away. A second unit then showed up, with an officer reportedly shooting the suspect. Reportedly, the suspect in the field is dead.
The officer involved in the altercation has been transported to a local hospital, according to witnesses. His condition is unknown at this time.
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