- Associated Press - Tuesday, August 1, 2017

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Police in Las Vegas say an officer is in stable condition at a hospital after being shot while responding to a report of a suspicious vehicle.

Police did not immediately identify the officer who was shot Tuesday afternoon. Sgt. Jeff Clark says the officer is expected to make a full recovery.

Authorities say shots were reportedly fired as officers arrived to the scene to investigate a report of a suspicious vehicle in front of a business.

Police have blocked traffic in the area where the shooting occurred. A SWAT team has responded to the scene.

Police did not immediately release information on the suspect or suspects.

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