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New Mexico State Police Crime Scene Team Sgt. Richard Mathews, Agent Dezjuan Shields and LAPD Evidence Tech Anthony Lucero examine bullet casings at the scene.
State police investigating Los Alamos police shooting

Officers with the Los Alamos Police Department were involved in a shooting around 3:45 a.m. Saturday.

The shooting occurred when LAPD officers were investigating suspicious circumstances at a county facility in Pajarito Cliffs according to LAPD spokesman Commander Preston Ballew.

A pursuit ensued out of Los Alamos County and into the Espanola/Rio Arriba area. Neighboring law enforcement assisted in the pursuit that ended on Corlett Street in Espanola.

According to Ballew the suspects fled on foot and remain at large.

"No officers were injured in this incident and the scene is still being examined to determine if any of the suspects were injured," according to Ballew. "This is an isolated incident and we do not believe the public is in jeopardy."

State police are investigating the incident. More details will be released as they become available Ballew said.

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