Montana Highway Patrolman in critical condition after being found shot in his patrol car near Evaro; Three others also shot, suspect in custody

A Montana Highway Patrolman is in critical condition after being shot early Friday morning. 

The Montana Highway Patrol says Trooper Wade Palmer found a car matching the description of a shooting suspect from Missoula near the Evaro Bar and Casino. 

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We saw it Tuesday night a simple traffic stop turned into a deadly shootout. Trooper Jeff Sevigney with Washington State Patrol knows all too well the dangers that traffic stops present.