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Suspect in north Phoenix shooting in custody

Posted at 8:58 PM, Dec 23, 2014
and last updated 2014-12-24 10:28:47-05

Police in Phoenix say a man suspected of shooting another man and then barricading himself in a house is in custody.

Authorities say police located a man with a gunshot wound to the leg in north Phoenix on Tuesday night.

Police linked the victim to a residence near 10th Street and the Loop 101 Pima Freeway where the suspect had barricaded himself.

SWAT officers who tracked the suspect say he and three other people inside the home surrendered without incident.

Police say the victim is expected to recover.

The suspect, whose name was not released, will face an aggravated assault charge.