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Standoff in Woonsocket, RI Ends, Officer Shot in Leg

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    Standoff in Woonsocket, RI Ends, Officer Shot in Leg
    NBC10 Boston
    A police officer was shot in the leg Monday, July 2, 2018 in Woonsocket, Rhode Island.

    A standoff between police and a gunman in Woonsocket, Rhode Island ended Monday after a foot pursuit.

    The officer was wounded on the 300 block of Social Street. The officer was taken to Rhode Island Hospital, where he remains in good condition.

    Negotiations were conducted in an attempt to halt the standoff.  Woonsocket police said they had the gunman cornered in a parking lot.


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