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Doug Ponder
The suspect in an officer involved shooting is pictured being loaded into a helicopter to be airlifted to the University of Louisville Hospital. The suspect is listed in serious condition. LaRue County Sheriff Russell McCoy said the deputy who fired the shots is currently on paid administrative leave.
Deputy involved in shooting

What initially started out as a routine traffic stop ended up in a high speed chase and an officer involved shooting on Wednesday, April 18.

Jeff Gregory, Public Affairs Officer with KSP Post 4 in Elizabethtown, said the incident started around 3 p.m. on Ferrill Hill Road in Buffalo when a LaRue County deputy sheriff attempted to make a traffic stop on a suspect.