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Police investigate officer-involved shooting

Police investigate officer-involved shooting

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Phoenix Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting Saturday morning.

Police say a man was threatening security guards at Phoenix Children's Hospital near 20th Street and Thomas early Saturday morning.  When police arrived at the hospital, they say the man appeared to be holding something.  Officers opened fire and shot the man in the leg, and the injured suspect took off on foot.

Officers caught up with the suspect a few blocks away, near 19th Street and Virginia, where he was later taken into custody.  No officers were injured during the incident.

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