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Police Are Still Looking For A Man Who Shot, Injured Officer

The officer was responding to a prowler call when he was shot twice.

By Kate Grumke | August 19, 2015

Police are searching for a man who shot and injured a Mississippi police officer early Wednesday morning.

According to local outlets, officer Kevin Parker was shot twice after responding to a prowler call. Parker was shot in the chest and shoulder, but is in stable condition, according to authorities, thanks to his bulletproof vest. (Video via WDBDWTVA)

In a statement, the City of Corinth police said the suspect struggled with Parker for his gun before turning it on him and shooting.

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If anyone has any information on the suspect, they are asked to contact the Corinth Police Department.

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