JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) — A Clever County Sheriff’s deputy who was injured whereas on obligation Saturday is in secure situation on the Johnson Metropolis Medical Heart (JCMC), based on a spokesperson with Ballad Well being.
The deputy, who hasn’t been recognized, was stabbed whereas trying to find two lacking juveniles within the Appalachia, Virginia space.
In response to Virginia State Police (VSP), the deputy discovered a automobile with two individuals inside. A 16-year-old boy exited the automobile, and an altercation started.
The 16-year-old then stabbed the deputy, main the deputy to shoot the boy, who died on the scene.
The opposite passenger within the automobile, a 13-year-old lady, was not injured.
The deputy was flown to JCMC and is at present being handled for a number of stab wounds.
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