Chambers County deputy shot

LANETT, Ala. (AP) - A Chambers County sheriff's deputy was shot Sunday night.

According to Lanett Police Chief Teddy Morris, the shooting occurred at about 9:30 p.m. in Lanett.

Morris said dozens of officers searched for a suspect, but its unclear if an arrest was made.

He said the deputy was transported to a local hospital for treatment.

The officer's name was not released.

No other information about the case was immediately available.

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