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Scene of the incident.


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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