MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A large police presence was seen in Opa-locka throughout Tuesday evening.
Police say two carjacking suspects opened fire on officers who tried to stop them.READ MORE: Storms Causing Flight Delays At South Florida Airports
Authorities were looking for the pair, who had carjacked a woman earlier in the day.
When officers spotted the stolen car, they tried to pull it over,READ MORE: COVID In Florida: 5,520 New Cases, 9 Deaths Reported On Sunday
That’s when the suspects began firing on the officers. Fortunately, nobody was hit.
The suspects then ran off.
A perimeter has been set up and police are actively searching in the area of 15099 Northwest 22nd Avenue.MORE NEWS: Former President Trump Targets McConnell, Pence During Speech To GOP Donors
Miami-Dade and Miami Gardens police are helping Opa-locka police with the search.