Northern Mich. sheriff’s deputy shoots, wounds suspect
St. Ignace – Authorities say a sheriff’s deputy has shot and wounded a man who pointed a gun at officers in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.
The shooting happened Sunday evening in Mackinac County. The sheriff’s department says deputies went to a home to investigate a report of a felon in possession of a gun with children at the home. They say the man pointed a gun at the deputies, so one of them shot him in the hand.
The man was taken into custody and brought to a hospital for treatment of what were described as non-life-threatening injuries.
No other injuries were reported. The man is expected to face charges. The shooting is under investigation.
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