Police in Massachusetts said Wednesday they are searching for a gunman after shots were fired at a town police cruiser, which crashed and caught on fire.
Authorities in Massachusetts are searching for a suspect who allegedly fired shots at a police cruiser Wednesday.
The incident happened around 3 p.m. in the town of Millis, Mass., when the cruiser was struck by gunfire before crashing and catching on fire, Massachusetts State Police said in a news release.
The suspect, who fled the scene after the shooting, is described as a white male driving a dark colored, possibly maroon pickup truck, police said.
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Massachusetts State Police were not aware of any injuries as a result of the incident.
State police said in a series of tweets that the agency’s Air Wing responded to the scene, as well as detectives and ballistic units.