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updated 5:27 PM UTC, Jun 17, 2019

Wood County Deputy Shot By Colleague While Trying To Help Suicidal Man

  • Written by Wheeler
  • Published in News

The Department of Justice has determined a Wood County deputy who was shot this week while trying to help a suicidal man was hit by a colleague.

The 32-year-old man grabbed a knife while he was talking to a crisis interventionist and a struggle commenced. One of the responding deputies fired shots which hit the man, the other deputy, and a third person. No names have been released and the two deputies are on paid administrative leave.

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