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Sheriff's deputy shot near Tupelo, investigators search for suspect

(WMC Action News 5) (WMC Action News 5)

A Monroe County Sheriff's Office deputy was shot and taken to the hospital Monday morning.

According to the Sheriff, the shooting happened on Highway 45. Emergency crews took the deputy to the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.

Investigators do not have a description of the suspect, but are looking for a man on a red motorcycle wearing a red helmet with black stripes.

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