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1 arrested after gunshots fired at squad car, police building in Anoka County

The identity of the suspect in custody has not been released.
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Centennial Lakes Police Department

There is no risk or danger to the public after gunshots were fired outside a police station in Circle Pines on Sunday evening, authorities say. 

The Anoka County Sheriff's Office says the Centennial Lakes Police Department, located at 54 North Drive in Circle Pines, sustained "damage consistent" with gunshots fired into a squad and a building at the address. 

No injuries were reported and one person was arrested by a police officer from the neighboring Lino Lakes Police Department. 

Authorities continue to investigate the incident. No further information has been released. 

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