Shots Fired at Police in Overnight Crime Spree
Officers were chasing two cars involved in a carjacking and robbery in Prince George's County when one vehicle stopped, two suspects got out, fired gunshots at officers and ran away, police said.
The shooting happened at about 2:30 a.m. Friday at Minnesota Avenue and Fort Dupont Park
in southeast Washington.
Police searched the area and arrested two suspects near Fort Dupont Park. Police said the two were involved in a robbery on Kenilworth Avenue earlier in the night.
shut down Minnesota Avenue at Randle Circle, Branch Avenue north of Pennsylvania
, and Fort Dupont Drive as part of the investigation.
Police are looking for at least one other suspect who got away in the stolen car.
Police are looking for a burgundy 2004 Toyota Avalon with Maryland
license plate 75460HV.
Police said the vehicle was carjacked in the 4700 block of Silver Hill Road in Suitland, Md., overnight.