Mountie Shot in Manitoba

An RCMP Officer has been shot in Manitoba and is seriously wounded.

Police are searching for two or three suspects in connection with the shooting.

The highway out of Onanole has been blocked by police.

The suspects are considered armed and dangerous.

The officer was rushed to hospital.

Onanole is a small community 217 kilometres northwest of Winnipeg.

Mounties believe they may be travelling in a Black 2005 GMC Sierra with the licence plate GBX 476. They may also be on foot.