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Several shot in Des Moines; police shoot, arrest suspect

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DES MOINES (KWWL) - Police traded gunfire with a man who had reportedly been firing a rifle at passing vehicles in Des Moines Wednesday, according to the Des Moines Register.

According to the newspaper, several people are injured, though the extent of their injuries is unknown.

Police say they shot a suspect and have him in custody, according to the Register.

The incident happened in the 1000 block of Creston Avenue, just south of Lincoln High School, which was briefly locked down for 20 minutes, according to the newspaper.
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