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Va. trooper shot serving warrant

By Greg Jordan
Bluefield Daily Telegraph

GLEN LYN, Va. — A manhunt was launched Friday after a Virginia State Trooper was shot and injured while pursuing a suspect in a multi-county crime spree.

Trooper R.W. Hughes was serving a felony warrant at 3:39 p.m. on a resident in the Glen Lyn, Va., area when he encountered a suspect wanted in several Virginia counties, said Sgt. Michael T. Conroy, a spokesman for Division IV of the Virginia State Police.

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