- Associated Press - Wednesday, March 28, 2018

PHOENIX (AP) - Phoenix police say a suspect is injured and in custody following a shooting involving officers and that the incident occurred as firefighters responded to a house fire.

Sgt. Jonathan Howard says officers were responding to a reported arson early Wednesday morning near North 24th Street and East Osborn Road.

Howard also says no officers were injured.

Fire Capt. Jake Van Hook said firefighters arriving at a reported house fire around 5 a.m. encountered a police situation and stopped their response.

Additional information on circumstances of the incident aren’t immediately available.

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