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Officials: Central Florida K-9s Shot By Carjacking Suspect

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MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) – Authorities say a carjacking suspect shot two K-9s early Saturday in central Florida while trying to flee from sheriff’s deputies who returned fire and wounded him.

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The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office said the police dogs are alive and receiving veterinary care. The suspect was taken to a hospital.

A sheriff spokesman told The Orlando Sentinel that a carjacking was reported late Friday in Deltona, Florida, and deputies located the vehicle shortly afterward near an apartment building and a home improvement store. Spokesman Andrew Gant said one K-9 was shot shortly after midnight while the other dog was shot two hours later.

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Photos posted by the sheriff’s office on Twitter showed the dogs hurt in the paw, lower jaw and face.

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