According to police, the incident started around 6:30 p.m. at East 167th Street and Walton Avenue.
ADVISORY: Avoid the area of East 167 Street & Walton Avenue in the Bronx due to an ongoing police investigation. Expect emergency vehicles and traffic in the area. pic.twitter.com/obutq9XWx3
— NYPD NEWS (@NYPDnews) February 16, 2021
They say rounds were fired by police after a car stop but no one was struck.
It’s unknown how many shots were fired.
Officials say one officer suffered an injury to the hand due to glass.
That officer was taken to a nearby hospital.
According to authorities, a car fled from the scene.
They say they are looking for a grey Dodge sedan with an unknown number of suspects.
No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.
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