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Motorcycle rider hospitalized after being shot in Glendale

The incident happened near 67th Avenue and Thunderbird Road Thursday afternoon.

GLENDALE, Ariz. — Police are investigating after a motorcycle rider was shot in Glendale on Thursday afternoon, authorities said.

Police were called to the scene near 67th Avenue and Thunderbird Road regarding a welfare check.

When officers arrived, they found the motorcyclist suffering from a single gunshot wound, according to the Glendale Police Department.

“The rider was transported to the hospital with unknown injuries,” said Glendale police spokesperson Gina Winn.

Police said 67th Avenue from Cactus Road to Thunderbird Road will be shut down while police work to clear the scene.

There is no suspect information at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to call Glendale police at 623-930-3000.

This is a developing story. Stay with 12News for updates.

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