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Nebraska Deputy Shot By Teen With Shotgun

Nebraska Deputy Shot By Teen With Shotgun

Photo: Douglas County (NB) Deputy John McFarland 

Douglas County (NB) Deputy John McFarland was shot by a 17 year old suspect early Sunday.  The ten opened fire on deputies with a shotgun after police responded to reports of the teen beating his parents with a baseball bat.

Deputies returned fire, striking the suspect who remains in stable condition.

The Omaha World-Herald reports that Deputy McFarland, was treated for gunshot pellets to his hand and forearm.

McFarland is a five year veteran of the agency.

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