By Team

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The search is on for the driver of a truck involved in a burglary and police pursuit early Thursday morning.

According to El Portal police, they received a burglary call around 3:30 a.m. When an officer arrived at the scene to confront the subject he drove off in a truck.

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The officer pursued the truck’s driver in the area of NE 79th Street and NE 2nd Avenue, and a second officer joined in. At one point, police said, the driver of the truck fired a shot at a pursuing officer.

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The pursuit came to an end at NE 82nd Street and NE 4th Place when the driver bailed out of the truck and took off on foot.

A search was conducted but the driver was not located. Police said in the bed of the truck they found a generator and other items.

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Ring video shows the generator and the other items being stolen and put into the truck. Team