Shots fired in Tempe road rage incident; school lockdown lifted
Officers pulled over the vehicle from which the shots were fired.
One of the suspects was detained, another fled the scene.
TEMPE, AZ (CBS5) -
Tempe police are searching for a second suspect in a road rage shooting Thursday afternoon that put five schools on lockdown.
A search is under way near Guadalupe and Lakeshore for one of the shooting suspects who fled after officers stopped one of the two vehicles from which the shots were fired. The other suspect was detained by police.
The incident began when occupants in one vehicle opened fire on another vehicle on Loop 101 at U.S. 60 about 1:20 p.m., according to Tempe police spokeswoman Molly Enright.
One person was injured and is expected to be OK, officers said.
About 4:30 p.m., police released the status of the precautionary school lockdowns:
ABC Preschool - LIFTED
Marcos de Niza High School - LIFTED
Gethsemane Lutheran School - LIFTED
Rover School (briefly in lockdown) - LIFTED
Fees School (briefly in lockdown) - LIFTED
Police detectives said they do not believe the suspects knew each other.
Stay with cbs5az.com and CBS 5 News for updates on this developing story.
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