Montrose Sheriffs Officer Fired Upon

Feb 7th @ 2:03 pm in Local Events, News, People, Public Service by Scott Staley

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On February 7, 2013 at approximately 9:00 a.m., Montrose County Sheriff’s Office was conducting a traffic stop on Highway 145 in Naturita. Deputies reported shots fired and requested medical response. A medical helicopter was dispatched to the scene. There were no serious injuries to deputies. One person was transported to the hospital.  Highway 145 at mile marker 106 is restricted to one lane of travel an unknown amount of time due to an ongoing scene investigation.
There is no public safety risk at this time.
Further information on the incident is not available at this time.