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Cumberland Deputy Involved In Shooting

Posted August 13, 2004

— A Cumberland County deputy was involved in a shooting Friday.

The shooting occurred on Highway 210 East, south of the town of Stedman.

Officers say a woman in a blue truck waved down the deputy, then a man in a white pick-up rammed him on purpose.

The deputy fired one shot from his car at the man in the pick-up truck. The man's wounds are not expected to be life-threatening.

State Bureau of Investigation agents are looking into the incident.


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