Published July 18, 2007
VANCOUVER, Wash. – A standoff was under way in Vancouver, Wash., where a police officer was shot and a man had barricaded himself inside a home.
Police said officers on Wednesday morning went to the home where a man was wanted for investigation of drug and firearm offenses.
A woman was seen exiting the home, but investigators said they believe another man was being held inside. A SWAT team and hostage negotiators were called to the scene.
There were no details on the condition of the injured officer.