NEVADA CITY, California– ABC 10 reports an officer has been shot and Nevada County sheriff’s deputies are now reporting an active shooter situation in a state park in Nevada City.
The officer was shot Tuesday evening inside the Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park, according to Cal Fire officials.
Sacramento police report a department helicopter was sent just before 8 p.m. to assist in the investigation.
Investigators have only begun to receive information regarding the incident, according to officials.
The shot officer’s and the shooter’s condition are unknown at this point.