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FBI investigating fatal shooting involving US Marshals Service in Phoenix

The suspect has died, and no law enforcement officers were injured.

PHOENIX — The FBI is investigating a shooting near I-17 and Peoria Avenue Friday afternoon that involves the U.S. Marshals Service, Phoenix police say. 

The FBI said the U.S. Marshals were trying to arrest a wanted suspect when the shooting happened. Officials did not say what the suspect was originally wanted for. 

The suspect was taken to a local hospital, where they later died. No law enforcement officers were injured, the FBI said. 

Sky 12 video shows several law enforcement vehicles in the parking lot of a Candlewood Suites. Almost a dozen people were seen standing outside a white van. 

The FBI said this is an ongoing investigation, and no further information will be released at this time. 


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