(DAILY WIRE) – The FBI arrested an individual late on Tuesday in connection with a drive-by shooting earlier in the day that resulted in a federal law enforcement officer being injured outside a Phoenix courthouse.
"The FBI is investigating an assault on a federal officer which occurred outside of the Federal Courthouse, 401 W. Washington, Phoenix, AZ around 11:30 a.m.," the bureau's Phoenix field office said in a statement. "One person, a court security officer, has been transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries."
The bureau later added: "An individual is in custody in connection with the assault on a federal officer. ... This is an ongoing investigation. No further information can be released at this time."
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ABC 15 reported that the suspect's vehicle was seen leaving the area after the suspect opened fire on the officer.