The officer was attempting to arrest a suspect.
Police say that no officer was injured in the incident, which took place around 2:30 p.m. along Highway 24.
Police say the suspect was wounded in the shooting and transported to the hospital. The suspect's condition is not known.
Highway 24 was shut down in the area as a result of the shooting.
Police say the officers involved in the incident have been placed on administrative leave.
Details of reasons for the initial arrest also weren't immediately released.
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