Pierce County sheriff's deputy involved in shooting near Frederickson

PIERCE COUNTY, Wash. — A Pierce County Sheriff’s deputy was involved in a shooting Thursday morning near Frederickson, the sheriff’s department confirmed.

The Pierce County Sheriff’s Department tweeted the deputy was involved in a shooting at 160th Street East and 62nd Avenue East, just north of Frederickson and west of South Hill.

All deputies who responded to the scene are OK, according to the sheriff’s department. 

The suspect has been taken to a local hospital for treatment, according to the sheriff’s department.

No other details were shared.

The Pierce County Force Investigation Team will take over the investigation. The Pierce County Force Investigation

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