- Associated Press - Friday, October 16, 2020

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Shots were fired at a detective and an FBI agent in a North Carolina city, and officers have taken suspects into custody, police said Friday.

The detective and the agent were conducting an investigation in the vicinity of the Pitt Greenville Airport on Friday when they were fired upon from a passing car, the Greenville Police Department said in a news release. According to police, neither person was hurt.

Authorities stopped the car minutes later and all the occupants were taken into custody, the news release said. Police said a weapon was recovered.

The Pitt County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the incident.

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