Neighborhood cleared after search for wanted man - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Neighborhood cleared after search for wanted man

(WMC-TV) - A Mid-South neighborhood was blocked off as police searched for an armed man wanted for shooting at officers Wednesday.

Police say the suspect, who is wanted for several felony warrants, initially fired shots into a home and then fled in a vehicle.

As of Wednesday evening, he fled his vehicle into a wooded area. He then fired shots at officers who returned fire.

Officers set up a perimeter in the 3000 block of Meadows Lane, which is in Fox Meadows community. The neighborhood was cleared around 3 a.m. Thursday.

It is unclear if police found the man.

No injuries have been reported.

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