Suspect flees following officer-involved shooting in Glendale

ByABC7.com staff via KABC logo
Friday, December 2, 2016
Glendale police investigate the scene of an officer-involved shooting in Glendale on Friday, Nov. 2, 2016.
Glendale police investigate the scene of an officer-involved shooting in Glendale on Friday, Nov. 2, 2016.
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GLENDALE, Calif. (KABC) -- Glendale officers are searching for a driver who pulled a gun on police early morning Friday.

The incident began with a traffic stop at Boston Avenue and Foothill Boulevard at about 1 a.m. near La Crescenta.

Upon contacting the driver, police say the suspect pulled out a handgun and the officer fired at the suspect.

The driver then fled in his vehicle, which was last seen in the area of Tujunga.

It was unclear whether the suspect was struck by gunfire.

The investigation and search for the driver remained ongoing.