Deputy Shot Dead Outside Nashville; ‘Armed, Dangerous’ Suspect At Large

Posted at 11:46 AM, May 30, 2018

DICKSON, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee authorities say a sheriff’s deputy has been fatally shot and a suspect believed to be "armed and dangerous" is still at large.

A Tennessee Highway Patrol spokesman told news outlets the suspect was involved in an altercation with the Dickson County deputy early Wednesday after a vehicle was reported stolen.

The Humphreys County Sheriff’s Office identified the suspect as Steven Wiggins, who is described as a white male with balding brown hair.