The Laramie County Sheriff's deputy who was injured in last night's fatal shootout in Saddle Ridge has been released from the hospital.

The sheriff's office says deputies were serving a warrant in the 6900 block of Horse Soldier Road when "shots were exchanged" and the deputy, whose name is being withheld at this time, was shot.

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"One male suspect was pronounced dead at the scene," the agency said in a Facebook post late Tuesday afternoon. "No other persons were injured during the event."

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The sheriff's office would not say what the warrant was for or why it was served on Halloween night while kids were trick-or-treating in the area.

As is the case with all officer-involved shootings, the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation is investigating the incident.

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