No injuries after shots fired at Columbus police officers

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COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Columbus police say several shots were fired in an “ambush-style shooting” at officers on the city’s north side, Wednesday morning.

According to the Columbus Division of Police, officers were in the area of Cleveland and 17th avenues performing a routine traffic stop when someone came between two houses and began firing at officers and the vehicle.

No one was injured in the shooting and officers did not return fire. Several shell casings were found after the shooter fled from the area.

No officers were injured and several roads in the area have been closed while police investigate.Keep checking NBC4i.com for real-time updates on this story. To get alerts for breaking news, grab the free NBC4 News App for iPhone or Android. You can also sign up for email alerts.

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