Sevier County deputy involved in shooting near Sevierville restaurant

SEVIERVILLE (WATE) – A shooting involving a Sevier County deputy was reported Wednesday night near a Sevierville restaurant.

The incident happened around 7:30 p.m. near Texas Roadhouse, 180 Collier Drive.

Details are limited so far, but Sevierville Police Department spokesman Bob Stahlke says that while the incident happened in the Sevierville city limits, it involved a Sevier County deputy.

Stahlke said he was still working to learn more information. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says it is sending agents to the scene.

This is a breaking news story. WATE 6 On Your Side has a crew on the way to the scene.

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