Police officer, others shot outside Michigan courthouse: reports

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Posted: Jul 11, 2016 3:39 PM

(Reuters) - Several people, including a police officer, were shot outside the Berrien County courthouse in the town of St. Joseph in southwest Michigan on Monday, according to reports on NBC and CNN, citing law enforcement.

Michigan State Police and the Berrien County Sheriff's Department, reached by telephone, confirmed there had been a shooting, but declined to give any details. No one answered the phone at the City of St. Joseph Public Safety Department.

(Reporting by Justin Madden in Chicago; Writing by Fiona Ortiz; Editing by James Dalgleish)