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Officer-involved shooting reported near Battle Ground

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BATTLE GROUND, WA (KPTV) -

A suspect is in custody following an officer-involved shooting near Battle Ground.

U.S. Marshals were trying to take a wanted felon into custody on a private road near the 7800 block of Northeast 239th Street around 10:30 a.m Thursday, when the suspect drove a car toward a deputy U.S. Marshal, according to the Clark County Sheriff's Office.

The marshal opened fire.

The suspect's vehicle crashed into a tree and he was taken into custody.

The suspect and the marshal were not hurt.

The Clark County Regional Major Crimes team is investigating the shooting and the crash.

Investigators did not release the name of the suspect or why the U.S. Marshals were trying to take the person into custody.

There are no other wanted suspects outstanding.

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