Fla. officer shot by drug suspect

By Adrian Uribarri and Stephen Hudak
The Orlando Sentinel

MOUNT DORA, Fla. — A drug suspect was shot and wounded Monday by a K-9 police officer who was returning gunfire during a foot chase that took place after an undercover drug buy, police said.

Kevin Lamont Armstrong, 19, was flown to Orlando Regional Medical Center. His injury was not thought to be life-threatening, said Mount Dora Police Chief Randy Scoggins.

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