Officials: Indiana trooper shot in the head while pursuing a suspect
JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (AP) -- Authorities are investigating after an Indiana State Police trooper was injured in a shooting in southern Indiana.
State police say the trooper was shot in the head on Tuesday evening in Jeffersonville and was alert and conscious while traveling to a hospital. Authorities believe the injury is not life threatening
The trooper's identity was not released. Authorities say the trooper was shot while pursuing a suspect.
Further details were not immediately available.