LENORE — An FBI agent was shot while attempting to serve a search warrant today at a residence near the Nez Perce Tribal Fish Hatchery off of Cherrylane in rural Nez Perce County.

The agent suffered non-life threatening injuries, according to a news release issued by Sandra Yi Barker, public affairs specialist with the FBI Salt Lake City division.

“No other information will be released at this time,” according to the release.

Kayeloni Scott, a spokesperson with the Nez Perce Tribe, said one male suspect has been taken into custody.

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