HELENA- A deputy with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office was shot at Tuesday afternoon during an attempted traffic stop.
According to the Lewis and Clark County Sheriff’s Office, the incident occurred at 3:30 p.m. The deputy was not injured.
The suspect vehicle was last seen fleeing north on Interstate 15, then headed east on Canyon Ferry Drive from Lake Helena Drive.
The suspect vehicle is a blue Chrysler 300 with temporary registration occupied by three males.
If the vehicle is located, do not approach, advised the sheriff’s office. Contact the sheriff’s office at 442-7883 or dial 911.
The suspects are considered armed and dangerous.