Suspect injured after gunfire exchange with police in Milpitas

MILPITAS, Calif. (KGO) -- A suspect is injured after exchanging gunfire with police in Milpitas.

Police say they were trying to stop a stolen vehicle at the Milpitas Square Shopping Center just before 4p.m. on Friday.

They say the suspect started firing and detectives engaged in what they describe as a 'prolonged' exchange of gunfire.

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The suspect barricaded himself in the car, but was eventually extracted.

He was injured and taken to the hospital.

The shopping plaza has reopened.

No one else was hurt.

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