- Associated Press - Tuesday, July 25, 2017

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Department says a deputy shot and wounded a suspect during a struggle.

Few details on the circumstances have been released but the department says the deputy was responding to a call about a crime when the shooting occurred in the Albuquerque area early Tuesday morning following a foot pursuit.

The department says the wounded suspect is hospitalized and that the deputy is uninjured and has been placed on standard administrative leave.

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