A shootout in Northern California killed a suspect and wounded a police officer Friday, authorities said.
The shooting occurred shortly after 8:15 p.m. in Carmichael in Sacramento County and the 47-year-old officer was hospitalized after the shooting in unknown condition, according to the county Sheriff’s Office.
The deputy was in surgery Friday night, a Sheriff’s Office source told KTLA sister station KTXL in Sacramento.
A suspect died at the scene.
Other suspects were being sought, authorities said.
The officer has been with the department for 15 years, KTXL reported.
No other details were immediately released.