Man in hospital after being shot by Franklin County deputy - KMOV.com

Man in hospital after being shot by Franklin County deputy

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FRANKLIN COUNTY, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

One person is in the hospital after being shot by a Franklin County deputy on Friday night. 

The incident happened just off of Highway YY in Clover Bottom, where police say they were responding to a call of a suicidal subject. 

"The deputy encountered a male in a driveway with a long weapon," Franklin County Sheriff Steve Pelton said. "He then reported shots fired."

The officer was not injured, and there is no word yet on the suspect's condition. 

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