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Agawam police officer shoots woman while responding to call

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AGAWAM, MA (WSHM) -

A woman was shot by a police officer Saturday morning at approximately 4:30.

According to Agawam police, the incident occurred at 238 Maple St., which is home to the Elizabeth Manor Apartments.

Police said officers were responding to a breaking and entry and possible domestic dispute.

As an officer entered the apartment, their weapon discharged.

The bullet struck a woman, causing a non-fatal injury. She was taken to Baystate Medical Center for treatment.

The other suspect in the call had fled the scene, but was later found by police.

The incident is now under investigation by the Agawam Police Department, the Massachusetts State Police and the district attorney's office.

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