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Deputy stabbed with syringe

Deputy stabbed by syringe. (Source: WOIO) Deputy stabbed by syringe. (Source: WOIO)
WAYNE COUNTY, OH (WOIO) -

A Wayne County sheriff's deputy is recovering after being stabbed with a needle while serving a warrant on a suspect who has Hepatitis C.

This happened on Saturday in Wooster.

The deputy was stuck with the needle while performing a pat down search on the suspect.

The needle was in the suspect's pocket.

After the deputy was stabbed, he went to a local hospital for preventative care.

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