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Police in Weatherford confirm that an officer shot a woman late Saturday night.

The incident happened at a residence on Foster Street near Hilltop Drive.

Someone called police and asked them to check on the woman. When an officer arrived, police said she answered the door with a weapon in her hand.

The officer, whose name was not released, shot her.

The unnamed woman was reported in critical condition Sunday at John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth.

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