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PHOENIX -- Three people are in custody after an incident that started as a routine traffic stop ended with the evacuation of a Phoenix family from their home in the middle of the night.
Suspects fire at officers during chase, 3 being questioned - An incident that started as a routine traffic stop ended with the evacuation of a Phoenix family from their home in the middle of the night.
It all came to an end at 34th Avenue and Holly Street.
Police had tried to pull over a vehicle, but the driver sped off. When the car finally stopped, police took two passengers into custody. The driver, however, ran away.
Shots were fired as an officer chased the driver. Nobody was hurt.
When the suspect hid in the backyard of a home, police evacuated the family living there as a precaution.
A K-9 unit was called in to track down the man. He was taken into custody without further incident.