Updated Mar 14, 2014 - 7:10 am
Masked man shoots at, misses Phoenix police officers
PHOENIX -- A traffic stop turned into a potentially life-threatening situation for two Phoenix police officers when they were shot at early Friday morning.
The officers had pulled over a vehicle around 1:30 a.m. at Buckeye Road and 35th Avenue after a six-block tail. Two men jumped out of the car, one of whom was wearing an "anonymous" mask and a black wig. He fired several rounds at the officers. Neither officer was injured. The two men in the car escaped.
A woman driving the car was taken into custody.
"We conducted a search of the area with K-9's and the air unit and we haven't found them yet," Lt. Gabe Lopez said.
He said officers did not fire their weapons because the suspect ran between big rigs.
Jim Cross, Reporter