Olympia officer wounded in SWAT raid



OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — An Olympia police officer has been wounded while helping serve a search warrant at a suspected drug house near Lacey.

KOMO reports the officer is part of a SWAT team.

Thurston County sheriff’s Lt. Greg Elwin says when officers went into the home Monday morning, a man inside fired a shot that struck the Olympia officer in the arm.

He’s being treated at St. Peter’s Hospital in Olympia and is expected to be OK.

Elwin says the shooting suspect is in custody.


Information from: KOMO-TV, http://www.komotv.com/