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Drug bust, deputy-involved shooting in Columbia County neighborhood

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The Columbia County Sheriff's Office is still on the scene after a deputy-involved shooting resulted in a drug bust.

Narcotics investigators went to a home at 1416 Collins Drive around 5:30pm to execute a search warrant.

During the execution of the warrant, an armed suspect raised his weapon at an investigator. The investigator shot the suspect once in the arm.

Four suspects were arrested, and two investigators will be placed on administrative leave with pay.

Marijuana, cocaine, various other narcotics, over $8000 in cash, and three weapons were seized at the scene.

The names of the deputies involved and the suspects involved have not yet been released.

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WFXG has confirmed a drug bust is currently underway in Columbia County.

More details will be available later. The scene is still active.

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