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Suspect in deputy's murder released from hospital

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Dewayne Shipp (Source: Marion County Detention Center) Dewayne Shipp (Source: Marion County Detention Center)
Deputy Anthony Rakes (Source: KSP) Deputy Anthony Rakes (Source: KSP)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – The man charged with murdering a Marion County sheriff's deputy was released from University of Louisville Hospital on Monday.

Dewayne Shipp, 49, suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the leg that required surgery.

He was taken to the Kentucky State Reformatory in La Grange upon his release from the hospital.

Shipp is accused of shooting and killing Deputy Anthony Rakes during a traffic stop on November 14.

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