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Walmart locked down after shooting

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(WMC-TV) - A Bartlett police officer was injured after an attempt to stop shoplifters at a Walmart on Highway 64.

The officer was near the store taking an incident report when he received a call about shoplifting suspects. Three suspects hit the officer with their car when trying to drive off. That is when the officer fired two shots hitting one of the suspects.

The suspect then ran into the Walmart shouting he was shot. The Walmart was then temporarily locked down.

According to Bartlett police, the officer was sent to the hospital with a knee injury. The suspect who was shot was sent to The MED.

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