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Oklahoma trooper recovering after shootout with driver

Aug. 27, 2018 1:38 PM EDT

WOODWARD, Okla. (AP) — Authorities say an Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper is recovering from his injuries after he was shot during a traffic stop early Sunday. Highway Patrol Cpl. Mike Harrell says Trooper Austin Ellis is in good condition at an Oklahoma City hospital after the shooting. Harrell said...

Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper injured by suspect's gunfire

Aug. 26, 2018 5:52 PM EDT

WOODWARD, Okla. (AP) — The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a trooper has been injured following an early-morning shootout with a suspect who has been taken into custody. Highway Patrol Capt. Stan Walker says Trooper Austin Ellis was "doing fine" at an Oklahoma City hospital following Sunday's shooting....