At least one shot was fired by D.C. police Friday after a traffic stop and foot chase in Southeast Washington, authorities said.

Vice officers from the 7th Police District stopped a vehicle with three occupants in the 1300 block of Southern Avenue about 4 p.m. said Officer Araz Alali, a spokesman.

The occupants left the car and fled, and at least one officer fired. No one was wounded, Alali said.

Officers apprehended two of the occupants. Several weapons were found in the vehicle, Alali said.

It was not immediately clear why shots were fired. The incident is under investigation.

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