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Traffic Stop Ends In Shots Fired By Police

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MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Several Miami streets were blocked off Wednesday night as police searched for people who bailed out a car after a traffic stop.

The initial stop occurred near Northwest 54 St. and Northwest 3 Ave., according to a spokesman for the Miami Police Dept.

Police said the occupants of a black SUV bailed out of the vehicle and ran away.

An officer pursued one of the people behind a home, and shots were fire by the cop.

No one was struck by the bullets.

Police established a large perimeter, using a helicopter and K9s as part of their search.

At least one person was taken into custody, according to a police spokesman.

No names have been released.

Police have not released details on possible charges.

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