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Lee County deputy identified from shooting incident

LEE COUNTY – Authorities have identified the police officer involved in an early morning shooting incident Monday.
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LEE COUNTY – Authorities have identified the police officer involved in an early morning shooting incident Monday. 
 
 It started as a burglary, but quickly escalated when the deputy started shooting. 
 
The victim is Joshua Welborn, 29. He’s in the hospital but is expected to be okay. Deputy Dakota Foley is the officer involved. He’d been with the department for two years. 
 
The shooting is still under investigation.