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Buckeye police involved in shooting, no injuries reported

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Posted at 10:34 AM, Jun 02, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-02 16:25:28-04

BUCKEYE, AZ — Buckeye police were involved in a shooting Thursday morning.

Officials say the incident occurred near Palo Verde Road and Southern Avenue. Officers arrived to investigate a man reportedly waving a gun and also threatening another man around 9:30 a.m.

Officers located the man in a corn field in the area and tried to give commands to drop his weapon.

The man then reportedly shot at officers, who returned fire.

Nobody involved in the incident was injured.

After shots were fired the man gave himself up and was taken into custody.

His identity hasn't been released.