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Nearby shooting puts Colorado capitol on lockdown

The Associated Press- Updated: August 15, 2013 at 12:49 pm

DENVER — The Colorado state capitol was temporarily put on lockdown Thursday as police investigated a shooting in a nearby park.

Police say shots were fired at Civic Center Park but no one was hit.

The capitol was locked down as a precaution. State troopers rushed out to investigate but business continued normal inside, including a tour of the building.

Police say two suspects were arrested a few blocks away.

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