Suspect in custody after shots fired in Uintah County

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FORT DUCHESNE, Utah (ABC4 News) – Law enforcement officials said a female suspect was taken into custody following a shots fired investigation in Uintah County Wednesday afternoon.

Officers and agents with the Bureau of Indian Affairs, FBI, and Ute Tribe Fish and Wildlife were searching for the female suspect who was reported to have a firearm.

Roads in the area have since reopened, but officers and agents will still in the area conducting interviews.

“We do not perceive there to be anymore threat to the area,” Ft. Duchesne Police said in a statement.

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