Officer Involved Shooting

August 17, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
A Tulare County Sheriff's deputy shot a man Saturday night after a shooting at a convenience store and a foot chase.Deputies got called to a store on Avenue 416 in Orosi and after they spotted Jose Carrera, he led them on chase to a house on Ella near Highway 63.

Witnesses say Carrera knocked down a fence at the house as he tried to escape. The deputies say he aimed a weapon at them, so one of them shot him.

He's hospitalized tonight.

At the original scene, investigators say Carrera pulled out a gun and shot a man who hadn't done anything to him.

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