Illinois State Police Officer shot while serving a search warrant

WHEELING, Ill. (WREX) — An Illinois State Police Officer is shot while executing a search warrant Thursday night.

According to the Illinois State Police’s Facebook page, officers were serving a search warrant in Wheeling, Illinois around 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

During the warrant, shots were fired from within the residence and and ISP officer was shot.

The officer was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, according to ISP officials.

The suspect is in custody.

No other information is available at this time.

Andrew Carrigan

Andrew Carrigan

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