Officers, suspect exchange shots in North City - KMOV.com

Officers, suspect exchange shots in North City

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Officers and a suspect exchanged fire near Vandeventer and Ashland on Friday night. Credit: KMOV Officers and a suspect exchanged fire near Vandeventer and Ashland on Friday night. Credit: KMOV
NORTH ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -

Officers and a suspect exchanged fire in North City Friday evening, police said nobody was hit.

Authorities said the incident happened near the intersection of Ashland and Vandeventer around 4:40 p.m.

Police said officers were investigating an assault when they observed a silver Dodger Challenger with ballistic damage chasing another car. The suspect inside the Challenger saw the officers and started firing at them with a rifle, police said.

The officers returned fire, nobody was hit.

Police said the suspect then fled before officers lost sight of the car neat Sarah and Garfield.

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