Three people, including officer, shot in Vancouver

Police respond to a shooting in Vancouver on Tuesday, June 10, 2014.
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Three people including a police officer have been injured in separate incidents of gunfire in Vancouver after a shooting outside a downtown coffee shop.

Police responded to reports of shots fired at about 11 a.m. today and found a woman had been shot and seriously wounded.

Paramedics rushed her to hospital as police followed a man believed to be responsible for the mayhem.

Sgt. Randy Fincham says the man and an officer were injured when they exchanged shots several blocks away.

He says a suspect has been arrested.

The shooting is the second involving a woman in Vancouver since Sunday.

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