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Shot fired at Vancouver police, man arrested

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VANCOUVER, WA (KPTV) -

Officers were shot at while at a Vancouver apartment early Thursday morning and a man was taken into custody.

Around 12:15 a.m., an officer was flagged down by a person on the street in the area of Fort Vancouver Way and East Fourth Plain Boulevard near T Street Apartments.

Police said the person reported people were being held against their will in an apartment by someone who was possibly armed.

As police responded to the apartment, at least one shot was fired at officers by someone inside

Police then surrounded the apartment and SWAT responded. A male person of interest, identified at 22-year-old Cody C. Burris, exited the residence. He was unarmed and taken into custody.

Police found no one else in the apartment. 

Police said no officers were hit by gunfire and no one else was injured.

Burris was booked into the Clark County Jail on multiple counts of first-degree assault, police said. 

He is scheduled to appear in court at 9 a.m. Friday. 

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