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Polk County Deputy-Involved Shooting Overnight

MULBERRY, Fla. – Polk County Sheriff’s Office was on the scene of a deputy-involved shooting on Nichols Road in Mulberry. An armed adult male suspect fired at deputies and one deputy received a minor injury to his arm.

Deputies returned fire and the suspect has been trauma alerted to a local hospital. We will update this story when more details are released from investigators.

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