LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Three masked suspects were in custody Tuesday after allegedly opening fire on police officers in South Los Angeles.

The incident began around 6:15 a.m. on W. Florence Avenue between Van Ness and Normandy, officials said.

Officers were patrolling the area when three men wearing black ski masks ran up and opened fire, according to police.

After a brief search, all three suspects were taken into custody. Police continued to search for a weapon.

No officers were injured in the incident.

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