Man Wounded By Dona County Deputy In Custody

Apr 5, 2013

The Dona Ana County Sheriff's Department says one of its deputies shot and wounded a man Friday morning and that the injured man is now in custody.

The department says the shooting occurred north of Las Cruces and that access will be limited to nearby East Picacho Elementary School for a time.

Further details on circumstances of the shooting aren't immediately available.

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