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Watsonville police officers shot and killed a suspect who fired on police and wounded an officer early Saturday night.

The officer, who was struck in the upper torso, is in stable condition, according to a press release issued by the Watsonville Police Department. The incident occurred at 6:21 p.m. along the Pajaro Levee.

There are several media reports on it, but the Santa Cruz Sentinel has the most information.

According to the latest Sentinel report, the officer has been released from the hospital.

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