A Tulare Police officer is currently in the hospital after he was shot during a scuffle with a suspect in a Panda Express parking lot.
According to KFSN-TV, it’s unknown why the officer and suspect fought.
The officer is being treated and expected to survive. The bullet wound was caused when a gun went off during the struggle.
It’s unknown if the bullet came from the officer’s gun, or if the suspect had a weapon on hand.
The suspect in this case is currently on the run.
The shooting happened just after 10 p.m. Friday night.
This is a developing story.
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