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The Latest: 2 Louisiana deputies shot while serving warrant

This photo provided by the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office shows Rickie Wade Jr., 28. Two northeast Louisiana sheriff’s deputies were in stable condition Thursday, June 23, 2016, after being shot, by Wade, while serving arrest warrants. Wade was arrested after being flushed out of a house with tear gas, the sheriff said. (Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office via AP)

This photo provided by the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office shows Rickie Wade Jr., 28. Two northeast Louisiana sheriff’s deputies were in stable condition Thursday, June 23, 2016, after being shot, by Wade, while serving arrest warrants. Wade was arrested after being flushed out of a house with tear gas, the sheriff said. (Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office via AP)  (The Associated Press)

The Latest on wounding of two Ouachita Parish sheriff's deputies (all times local):

9:40 a.m.

Authorities say two sheriff's deputies in northeast Louisiana were shot and wounded while serving a felony warrant.

Glenn Springfield, the Ouachita Parish Sheriff's Office public information officer, said in an email that a news conference is scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday to discuss the shooting.

Ouachita Parish Chief Deputy Mac Mashaw said in a brief news release that the shooting happened just after 6 a.m.

The deputies are being treated at a Monroe hospital. Their conditions are unknown.

Thursday morning's shooting is the second involving deputies in Louisiana in as many days. On Wednesday, a sheriff's deputy across the state in Jefferson Parish was shot and killed by a 19-year-old suspect.

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8:53 a.m.

Authorities say two sheriff's deputies in northeast Louisiana were shot and wounded while serving a felony warrant.

Ouachita Parish Chief Deputy Mac Mashaw said in a brief news release that the shooting happened just after 6 a.m. Thursday.

The deputies are being treated at a Monroe hospital. Their conditions are unknown.

Additional details about the shooting weren't immediately available.