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Sparta police investigate officer-involved shooting

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SPARTA (WAOW) -- Sparta police investigate a police shooting that left one person with life threatening injuries. It happened Thursday night.

Few details are available, but we do now the police officer shot a male. He is hospitalized in La Crosse. The officer involved in the shooting is currently on administrative leave according to department policy. The state Department of Justice is also investigating.

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