BARNSTABLE, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- A State Trooper was shot after stopping a car on Camp Street on Friday night.

Just after 11:30 p.m. Friday, the Trooper, who was assigned to State Police-Yarmouth Barracks, was shot, according to state police.

His injuries aren't life-threatening. The trooper remains hospitalized at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. 

The suspect fled after the shooting, police said, and a search is ongoing for the occupant(s) in the vehicle.

Western Mass News will continue to follow this story and will provide updates as information becomes available.

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