BRYAN, Ohio (AP) – Authorities say a sheriff’s deputy shot and critically wounded a stabbing suspect in Ohio over the weekend.
The Defiance County sheriff’s office said deputies responded shortly before 2 a.m. Sunday and found a 43-year-old Farmer Township resident with stab wounds.
Authorities said the deputies approached the suspect, a 38-year-old resident of Kalamazoo, Michigan, and an unidentified deputy fired during an ensuing altercation. The suspect was listed in critical but stable condition at a Toledo hospital.
The resident was listed in stable condition at an Indiana hospital. County prosecutors and sheriffs are investigating along with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation.