Deputy shot in Vancouver, 3 suspects at large

Deputy shot in Vancouver, 3 suspects at large

VANCOUVER, Wash. (KOIN) — A manhunt was underway for three suspects after a Clark County dpeuty was shot Friday evening in Vancouver, authorities said.

Authorities rushed to the Pointe Apartments on NE 109th Avenue after shots were reported around 7 p.m. A heavy police presence was also seen along Padden Parkway.

Three suspects are being sought at this time. The deputy is reportedly in serious condition.

Neighbors at the apartment complex reported hearing between three and four gunshots.

The Lower Columbia SWAT team responded to the shooting scene.

Few details have been released at this time.

KOIN 6 News is working to learn more and will update this story as soon as possible.

A heavy police presence on Padden Parkway after an officer was shot, July 23, 2021 (Courtesy: Niccole Fuller)


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