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Morehead City officer shot in training exercise

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MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. -
Morehead City Police say an officer was shot during a training exercise Wednesday morning.

In a news conference, Police Chief Wrenn Johnson said it happened outside of the Police Department.

The injured officer was airlifted to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. The name and condition of that officer has not yet been released.

Mayor Jerry Jones said they are "praying for both officers and their families."

The SBI is now investigating.

 

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