Illinois State Police Trooper shot while serving search warrant

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ILLINOIS – An Illinois State Trooper was shot while serving a search warrant.

State police says officers were serving the warrant at a home around 6:30 Thursday night in Wheeling, Illinois when someone inside the home started firing.

The trooper is in the hospital and he is expected to be ok.

Police have not released any information about what the search warrant was connected to or any more information about the incident.

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(This story was originally published on August 16, 2019)

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