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Police investigate officer involved shooting in Escondido

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ESCONDIDO (CBS 8) - Police in Escondido are investigating an officer involved shooting.

Authorities say it happened just before 10:30 p.m. at the intersection of Broadway and El Norte Parkway.

Preliminary reports state an officer was in the parking lot of a liquor store, trying to stop a suspect from driving away.

Witnesses say the suspect backed his car towards the officer. The officer then fired, hitting the suspect.

The suspect, who has not been identified, was taken to Palomar Medical Center with unknown injuries.

No further details are known at this time.

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