Zanesville, Ohio (Ap) -- Police in eastern Ohio say an officer trying to serve a warrant was shot along with his k-9 partner.
Zanesville police were stopping and checking cars Sunday night and using a helicopter to search for the shooter.
Police say officer Mike Schiele was taken to a hospital in Columbus, 50 miles away, where he was treated for a wound to an upper leg area and then released.
The dog, Bosco, was shot multiple times and was to undergo surgery at a veterinary hospital in Columbus.
Police officials say the animal is expected to survive.
Investigators say the suspect was seen running away on foot from the area where the shooting occurred.
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