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Trooper shoots, wounds suspect during Kansas pursuit


January 24, 2020

MATFIELD GREEN, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a Kansas Highway Patrol trooper has shot and critically wounded an armed man amid a confrontation after his vehicle became disabled during a pursuit.

The Kansas Bureau of Investigation says in a news release that the chase started Thursday afternoon after troopers encountered 40-year-old Dustin Schultz-Bergin at the Matfield Green Service Area, a toll road rest stop along Interstate 35 in Chase County.

The KBI says the pursuit ended when tire-puncturing stop sticks were placed in his path. Preliminary information indicates that after Schultz-Ber...

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