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Posted: Tuesday, 03 December 2013 3:40PM

Search Continues After South Bend Standoff For Berrien County Suspect

Police are still looking for an alleged drug dealer who allegedly ran into a Berrien County deputy's leg during a drug bust this morning. Officers from Berrien County, St. Joseph County and the city of South Bend surrounded an apartment complext in South Bend for two and a half hours this afternoon and even called in a SWAT team, but the suspect managed to slip through and remains on the run. The man is a known drug dealer according to police, and the Berrien County Sheriff's Department had been working on making the arrest for a few weeks. The officer that was hurt was treated and released from Memorial Hospital in South Bend, and his name is not being released. Authorities are also not disclosing the name of the suspect as yet.


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