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No injuries after shots fired at officers in Mebane

Posted January 23, 2019 8:35 p.m. EST

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— Three people were in custody Wednesday night after shots were fired at officers in Mebane.

Authorities said a multi-jurisdictional investigation unit was conducting surveillance near Mebane Oaks Road at about 5 p.m. in response to a tip about drug-related activity.

During the surveillance operation, several shots were fired at officers. No injuries were reported.

Authorities said three people were detained in connection with the incident, but those people were not identified.

Anybody with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 36-229-7100.