UPDATE: Deputy Wounded in Charlevoix County Shooting
A Charlevoix County Sheriff’s Deputy was wounded after a shooting near Boyne City tonight.
Cpl. Fred Hasty was processing a stolen pick-up from Boyne City when he spotted the suspect in a second vehicle. After a short chase, the suspect stopped on a two-track on Addis Rd. near Dam Rd. and refused to get out of the vehicle. That’s when the suspect began shooting at officers, wounding Cpl. Hasty. Deputies returned fire and injured the suspect.
Cpl. Hasty was taken to McLaren Northern Michigan Hospital and transferred to Munson Healthcare in Traverse City for additional treatment.
9 & 10 News will update you every step of the way as the investigation into the shooting continues.