Whiteside County deputy shot during foot pursuit

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MORRISON, Ill. (WTVO) — A Whiteside County Sheriff’s Deputy was shot Monday morning while chasing two suspects who fled on foot following a vehicle pursuit.

According to police, the deputy was shot in the area of Hill Side Road and Fulfs Road around 8:42 a.m. about four miles west of Morrison.

Police said the deputy is underwent surgery and is expected to make a full recovery.

The two suspects were arrested, police said, but further details were not released.

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