PORTLAND, Ore. - A man shot and seriously wounded a Klamath County sheriff's deputy during a traffic stop was arrested early Thursday.
Klamath County Sheriff Frank Skrah says William Jack Parkerson was taken into custody just before 6 a.m. in Chiloquin, about 20 miles north and west of the city of Klamath Falls.
Skrah says Parkerson's girlfriend was also arrested after a manhunt involving nearly every police officer in the state.
The sheriff says everyone feels good about the fact that they were taken into custody without any further injuries and no shots fired.
Meanwhile, the officer who was shot Wednesday is scheduled for surgery at a Portland hospital on Thursday. His name has not been released.