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Several policemen were injured in a shootout in the us state of Colorado, reported in the official Twitter account of the office of Sheriff of Douglas County.
5.13 in the morning local time (15.13 GMT — ed.) police arrived at the scene of an alleged domestic incident.
«During the investigation, the shooting occurred, several police were wounded», — stated in the message. The Sheriff’s office also reported that there is no information about the state police about possible victims or civilians.
As reported by local TV channel 9News, police were called to investigate reports of violence in a private home. According to the TV, police are asking residents of the area not to leave their homes.