Caldwell County deputy shot multiple times, 2 detained, officials say

Wounded deputy's name, condition are not known


CALDWELL COUNTY, Texas – A deputy with the Caldwell County Sheriff's Office was shot multiple times responding to a call in Dale, Texas, KTBC in Austin reports.

Officials with the Calwell County Sheriff's office said the deputies were answering a theft call around midnight Thursday at a home on Hidden Oak Road. That's when, officials said, the two deputies were fired upon.

Two people have been detained and are now being questioned, authorities said.

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The Texas Rangers are investigating the shooting.

The unnamed wounded deputy was taken to an area hospital. His condition is not currently known.

This is a developing story. Stay with KSAT 12 both online and on-air for more information.

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