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Drive-by shooting outside Phoenix courthouse injures security guard

Phoenix Police Department
Phoenix Police Department

BY: MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News

(PHOENIX) — One person was injured during an apparent drive-by shooting outside a federal courthouse in Phoenix midday Tuesday, authorities said.

A court security officer was wounded in the shooting, which occurred near the Sandra Day O’Connor U.S. Courthouse in downtown Phoenix, officials said. The officer’s injuries are not life-threatening, authorities said.

The Phoenix Police Department released surveillance footage of the alleged getaway car, which was still at large.

The FBI is handling the investigation since it took place outside a federal courthouse.

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.

ABC News’ Alex Stone contributed to this report.

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