Arkansas police officer stabbed, suspect shot and killed

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Ark. — Arkansas State Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting incident that happened the evening of June 27.

Around 7 p.m. Saturday night, a highway police officer was stabbed as he approached a suspect.

An Arkansas State Trooper then shot the suspect as they approached the trooper with a weapon.

The state trooper is on paid administrative leave while the investigation is underway.

The highway officer’s injuries are not believed to be life threating.

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