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Norman County deputy justified in shooting at suspect, review says

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ADA, Minn. -- A Norman County deputy shot during a traffic stop last month was justified in firing at the suspect, according to the Minnesota county attorney reviewing the case.

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Norman County Deputy Nathan Warner returned fire after being shot April 15 near Perley in northwest Minnesota.

Warner was shot in the back in his bullet-resistant vest, and another round struck his portable radio on the front of his vest. Warner returned fire but missed, the criminal complaint said.

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