MIAMI (CBSMiami) – There was a massive manhunt overnight in Opa-locka as police officers from several departments searched for two robbery suspects who shot at officers who tried to stop them.
It happened near NW 151st Street and 22nd Avenue.READ MORE: Florida’s Surgeon General Asked To Leave Meeting At State Senator’s Office After Refusing To Wear Mask
Police were looking for the pair who had carjacked a woman Tuesday afternoon. When officers spotted the stolen car, they tried to pull it over and that’s when they were fired on. No one was hit.
The suspects then ran off.READ MORE: Finding This Year’s Most Popular Toys May Be Challenging Because Of Supply Chain Issues
A perimeter was set up and a search was conducted by ground and air. Miami-Dade and Miami Gardens police assisted in the search. Opa-locka police Chief James Dobson said the two men they are looking for are armed and dangerous and police want to get them off the streets.
“Any time anyone says shots fired at anyone, specifically a police officer, everyone tries to render any aid we can,” said Dobson.MORE NEWS: Experts Don't Anticipate National Supply Chain Crisis To End Anytime Soon
Police have not said if anyone was taken into custody.