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San Carlos officer involved in shooting

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A San Carlos Apache Reservation police officer was involved in a shooting just outside of Globe on Wednesday night. (Source: CBS 5 News) A San Carlos Apache Reservation police officer was involved in a shooting just outside of Globe on Wednesday night. (Source: CBS 5 News)
GLOBE, AZ (CBS5) -

A San Carlos Apache Reservation police officer was involved in a shooting just outside of Globe on Wednesday night.

An FBI spokesman said the suspect was taken to a Phoenix hospital.

The Arizona Department of Public Safety said it was assisting the San Carlos Police Department with the officer-involved shooting.

The Arizona Department of Transportation closed U.S. Highway 70 in both directions about five miles east of Globe about 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, but said the road reopened about 7:50 a.m. Thursday.

No other information was immediately available.

Stay with cbs5az.com and CBS 5 News as this story develops.

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