Costilla County suspect Jackie Wampler Jr. taken into custody

Costilla County shooter
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COSTILLA COUNTY, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT)-- Jackie Wampler Jr. was taken into custody following a manhunt for him in the morning hours of August 7, 2019.

A Costilla County Sheriff Deputy was shot multiple times by the suspect after authorities responded to a burglary call early Wednesday morning.

There was a manhunt underway for the suspect, where authorities said the man was armed and dangerous and should not be approached.

The deputy responding to the call was rushed to San Luis Valley Health and is in stable condition.

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