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CHP: Gunman suspected of shooting Merced County deputy in custody

This Jan. 14, 2019, photo released by the Merced County Sheriff’s Office shows Guadalupe Lopez-Herrera.
This Jan. 14, 2019, photo released by the Merced County Sheriff’s Office shows Guadalupe Lopez-Herrera. MERCED COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE

A suspect who allegedly shot a Merced County Sheriff’s sergeant was reported Thursday to be in custody near Coalinga, according to the California Highway Patrol.

A spokesman for the Coalinga office of the CHP said a pursuit of Guadalupe Lopez Herrera, 51, ended north of Lassen Avenue.

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