Monterey County Sheriff shot at by suspect walking on Teague Avenue
Published by Staff Writer on March 24, 2013
The Monterey County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a male who fired shots at a deputy in unincorporated Monterey County this morning, according to sheriff’s officials. At about 2 a.m., a sheriff’s deputy attempted to contact a male walking on Teague Avenue in unincorporated Monterey County, the sheriff’s office said. The male, wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, fled on foot when he saw the deputy.
When the deputy pursued, the male fired two shots from his handgun, according to the sheriff’s office. With the assistance of the California Highway Patrol, and Greenfield and Soledad police, the sheriff’s office set up a perimeter to conduct a search, but could not find the suspect, sheriff’s officials said.
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