Phoenix police: Officer reportedly injured in shooting

March 2, 2018

PHOENIX (AP) — A Phoenix Police Department spokesman say an officer reportedly is injured and a suspect is being sought following an officer-involved shooting in northwest Phoenix.

The nature of the officer’s injury and his or condition isn’t known but Sgt. Alan Pfohl says the incident occurred Friday near 43rd Avenue and Hatcher Road and that additional information is not immediately available.

Pfohl says police are “actively looking for a suspect” and ask that people stay away from the area until the situation is under control.

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